HTML <acronym> tag represents full version (full name) of an acronym when mouse over the defined text. It helps web browsers to display an important information like full names.
Note: HTML <acronym> tag is not supported now in HTML5. You can use same featured <abbr> tag instead.
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Standard Attributes Support
HTML <acronym> tag supports mostly all HTML Attributes. Following are some most common attributes that are used by <acronym> tag. You can get more details about available HTML Attributes here.
|class||user_defined||Represents a style for an element which is used in CSS style sheet|
|id||user_defined||Represents unique id for an element|
|lang||lang_code||Represents the language of the element for it’s content|
|style||css_properties||Represents an inline style for an element for e.g style=”color:red;text-decoration:underline;”|
|title||user_defined||Represents a tooltip information for an elements like img, a, abbr etc|
Event Attributes Support
The “script” is invoked when a certain “event” occurs. Each event handler content attribute deals with a different event. HTML <acronym> tag supports mostly all HTML Event Attributes. Following are some most common event attributes that are used by <acronym> tag. You can get more details about available HTML Event Attributes here.
|onblur||script||Event fires immediately after the specified element loses focus|
|onclick||script||Event fires immediately when mouse clicked on the specified element|
|ondblclick||script||Event fires immediately when mouse double-click on the specified element|
|onfocus||script||Event fires immediately after the specified element gets focus|
|onkeydown||script||Event fires immediately when user is pressing a down key from keyboard|
|onkeypress||script||Event fires immediately when user presses a key from keyboard|
|onkeyup||script||Event fires immediately when user releases a key from keyboard|
|onload||script||Event fires immediately after page load|
|onmousedown||script||Event fires immediately when mouse pointer gets down from an element|
|onmousemove||script||Event fires immediately when mouse pointer moves over an element|
|onmouseout||script||Event fires immediately when mouse pointer gets out from an element|
|onmouseover||script||Event fires immediately when mouse pointer moves over an element|
|onmouseup||script||Event fires immediately when a mouse pointer is released over an element|
|onselect||script||Event fires immediately after the specified element gets selected|
|onunload||script||Event fires immediately after page unloaded or web browser’s window has been closed|