HTML <blockquote> tag

Usage

Used to define a long quotation. Displays in a block, with whitespace down both sides of the text.

Example

Code:

<blockquote>
<p>This is a block quote which will
be displayed with whitespace
around it to separate it from the
surrounding text and other elements</p>
</blockquote>

Required Attributes

  • none

Optional Attributes

  • cite - used to reference the website the quote was taken from, if any

Core Attributes