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HTML acronym Tag with Example

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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.

Sample Code

<p>mouse hover on <acronym title="Hyper Text Markup Language">HTML</acronym></p>

Sample Result

mouse hover on HTML

Tip: You can see the complete List of HTML Elements here.

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.

Attribute Value Description
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.

Attribute Value Description
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
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