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HTML <caption> Tag


Example

A table with a caption:

<table>
  <caption>Monthly savings</caption>
  <tr>
    <th>Month</th>
    <th>Savings</th>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>January</td>
    <td>$100</td>
  </tr>
</table>

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Definition and Usage

The <caption> tag defines a table caption.

The <caption> tag must be inserted immediately after the <table> tag.

Note: You can specify only one caption per table.

Tip: By default, a table caption will be center-aligned above a table. However, the CSS properties text-align and caption-side can be used to align and place the caption.


Browser Support

Element
<caption> Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes


Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5

The align attribute is removed from HTML5.


Attributes

Attribute Value Description
align left
right
top
bottom
Not supported in HTML5.
Defines the alignment of the caption


Global Attributes

The <caption> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.


Event Attributes

The <caption> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.



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