<acronym> HTML Tag

In this article I explain <acronym> tag which is used for indicating an acronym.
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Introduction

The <acronym> tag defines an acronym. An acronym can be spoken as if it were a word, example NATO, NASA, ASAP, CAT. By marking up acronyms you can give useful information to browsers, spell checkers, translation systems and search-engine indexers. The title attribute is used to show the full version of the acronym when you mouse over it.

Some <acronym>tag's attributes

Attributes Description
class Specifies a classname for an element
dir Specifies the text direction for the content in an element
id Specifies a unique id for an element
Style Specifies an inline style for an element
title Specifies extra information about an element
lang Specifies a language code for the content in an element

Lets take an example of <acronym> tag
 

<html>

<head>

    <title></title>

</head>

<body>

    The <acronym title="North Atlantic Treaty Organization">NATO</acronym>,also called

    the (North) Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance based on

    the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.

</body>

</html>

 

Output


acronym.jpg

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