HTML Blockquote <blockquote>

Usage

The HTML blockquote tag is used to define long quotations that are from another source.

The copy within blockquote will be indented.

This HTML tag is one of the more popular ones going into 2020.

WordPress for example has a shortcut to it on it’s editor.

If you are using something like WordPress, your theme may style it accordingly, as seen in the output below.

Code:


<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<!-- This is the stylesheet John created in 2020 -->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="/file/stylesheet.css">
</head>

<body>

<div id="openingparagraphs">

<p>Welcome to my webpage and paragraph 1.</p>

<p>I have so much to say I'm going to need a lot of paragraphs!</p>

<blockquote>The first man on the moon was Neil Armstrong.</blockquote>

</div>

</body>

</html>

Output:

Welcome to my webpage and paragraph 1.

I have so much to say I’m going to need a lot of paragraphs!

The first man on the moon was Neil Armstrong.