HTML <meter> tag represents a measurement value that we can see similar on computer’s disk usage, poll or vote ratings etc.
Note: The <meter> tag is newly introduced in HTML5. HTML <meter> tag mostly supported in all major web browsers.
100% people like webblogsforyou <meter value="100" min="0" max="100"></meter>
100% people like webblogsforyou
Note: The meter tag is not use like progress bars. Use HTML <progress> tag to display progress bars in your web page.
Tag Specific Attributes Support
Following are meter tag attributes that are supported by <meter> tag.
|high||high_value||Represents the high range value in number|
|low||low_value||Represents the low range value in number|
|max||max_value||Represents the maximum range value in number|
|min||min_value||Represents the minimum range value in number|
|optimum||optimum_value||Represents the optimum range value in number|
|value||value||Represents the measured value range in number|
Standard Attributes Support
HTML <meter> tag supports mostly all HTML Attributes. Following are some most common attributes that are used by <meter> 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|
|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 <meter> tag supports mostly all HTML Event Attributes. Following are some most common event attributes that are used by <meter> 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|