HTML <p> Tag
A paragraph is marked up as follows:
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(more examples at the bottom of this page)
The <p> tag is supported in all major browsers.
Definition and Usage
The <p> tag defines a paragraph.
Browsers automatically add some space (margin) before and after each <p> element. The margins can be modified with CSS (with the margin properties).
Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5
The align attribute is deprecated in HTML 4.01, and is no longer supported in HTML5.
|Not supported in HTML5. Deprecated in HTML 4.01. Specifies the alignment of the text within a paragraph|
The <p> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
The <p> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.
Try it Yourself - Examples
Some default behaviors of paragraphs.
Examples of how you can NOT write a poem in HTML.
HTML tutorial: HTML Paragraphs
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