A section that is quoted from another source:
The <blockquote> tag specifies a section that is quoted from another source.
Browsers usually indent <blockquote> elements.
Tip: Use <q> for inline (short) quotations.
In HTML 4.01, the <blockquote> tag defines a long quotation.
In HTML5, the <blockquote> tag specifies a section that is quoted from another source.
Note: To validate a <blockquote> element as XHTML, it must contain only other block-level elements, like this:
<p>Here is a long quotation here is a long quotation.</p>
|cite||URL||Specifies the source of the quotation|
The <blockquote> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
The <blockquote> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.
HTML DOM reference: Blockquote Object
Most browsers will display the <blockquote> element with the following default values: