HTML <abbr> tag

Usage

Indicates an abbreviated word. You can use the title attribute to specify the full word. In some browsers the title attribute will be displayed when the user hovers their mouse over the abbreviation.

Example

Code:

<abbr title="August">Aug</abbr>

Output:

Aug (try hovering your mouse over the abbreviation)

Required Attributes

  • none

Optional Attributes

  • none

Core Attributes