How to insert an image:
The <img> tag is supported in all major browsers.
The <img> tag defines an image in an HTML page.
The <img> tag has two required attributes: src and alt.
Note: Images are not technically inserted into an HTML page, images are linked to HTML pages. The <img> tag creates a holding space for the referenced image.
Tip: To link an image to another document, simply nest the <img> tag inside <a> tags.
The following attributes: align, border, hspace, longdesc, and vspace is not supported in HTML5.
The following attributes: align, border, hspace, and vspace are deprecated in HTML 4.01.
In HTML the <img> tag has no end tag.
In XHTML the <img> tag must be properly closed.
New : New in HTML5.
|Not supported in HTML5. Deprecated in HTML 4.01. Specifies the alignment of an image according to surrounding elements|
|alt||text||Specifies an alternate text for an image|
|border||pixels||Not supported in HTML5. Deprecated in HTML 4.01. Specifies the width of the border around an image|
|Allow images from third-party sites that allow cross-origin access to be used with canvas|
|height||pixels||Specifies the height of an image|
|hspace||pixels||Not supported in HTML5. Deprecated in HTML 4.01. Specifies the whitespace on left and right side of an image|
|ismap||ismap||Specifies an image as a server-side image-map|
|longdesc||URL||Not supported in HTML5. Specifies the URL to a document that contains a long description of an image|
|src||URL||Specifies the URL of an image|
|usemap||#mapname||Specifies an image as a client-side image-map|
|vspace||pixels||Not supported in HTML5. Deprecated in HTML 4.01. Specifies the whitespace on top and bottom of an image|
|width||pixels||Specifies the width of an image|
The <img> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
The <img> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.
Insert images from different locations
How to insert images from another folder or from another web site.
Make a hyperlink of an image
How to add a hyperlink to an image.
Create an image map
How to create an image map, with clickable regions. Each region is a hyperlink.
HTML tutorial: HTML Images
HTML DOM reference: Image object
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