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HTML ol Tag with Example

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HTML <ol> tag represents an ordered list.

The ol tag is generally use for alphabetical(in both lower and upper case), numerical or roman(in both lower and upper case) list. Use HTML <ul> tag for unordered list and <li> tag to define lists.

Note: The <ol> tag is mostly supported in all major web browsers.

Sample Code

<p>This is the example of ordered list</p>
<ol value="1" type="1">
<li>HTML</li>
<li>CSS</li>
</ol>
<p>This is the eg of ordered list with start attribute in reverse oreder</p>
<ol start="7" reversed="reversed">
<li>HTML</li>
<li>CSS</li>
</ol>

Sample Result

This is the example of ordered list

  1. HTML
  2. CSS

This is the eg of ordered list with start attribute in reverse oreder

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

Tag Specific Attributes Support

Following are ol tag attributes that are supported by <ol> tag.

Attribute Value Description
type 1
a
A
i
I
Represents the type of the ordered list like alphabetical, numerical or roman list
reversed reversed Represents the reversed order of lists
start start_number Represents the starting or initial number of the list

Standard Attributes Support

HTML <ol> tag supports mostly all HTML Attributes. Following are some most common attributes that are used by <ol> 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
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 <ol> tag supports mostly all HTML Event Attributes. Following are some most common event attributes that are used by <ol> tag. You can get more details about available HTML Event Attributes here.

Attribute Value Description
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
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