The <blockquote> tag represents a section that is long quoted from another source within document or web page.
Web browsers usually indenting <blockquote> contents. HTML <blockquote> tag mostly supported in all major browsers.
Note: Use HTML <q> tag for short quotations.
This is an example of blockquote tag. Web browsers usually indenting blockquote contents.
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This is a example of blockquote tag. Web browsers usually indenting blockquote contents.
Tag Specific Attributes Support
Following are few blockquote tag attributes that are supported by <blockquote> tag.
|cite||url||Represents the source path of blockquote content|
Standard Attributes Support
HTML <blockquote> tag supports mostly all HTML Attributes. Following are some most common attributes that are used by <blockquote> 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 <blockquote> tag supports mostly all HTML Event Attributes. Following are some most common event attributes that are used by <blockquote> tag. You can get more details about available HTML Event Attributes here.
|onclick||script||Event Fires immediately when mouse click on the specified element|
|ondblclick||script||Event Fires immediately when mouse double-click on the specified element|
|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|
|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|