HTML <br> Tag
Insert single line breaks in a text:
More "Try it Yourself" examples below.
Definition and Usage
<br> tag inserts a single line break.
<br> tag is useful for writing addresses or poems.
<br> tag is an empty tag which means that it has no end tag.
Tips and Notes
Note: Use the
<br> tag to enter line breaks, not to
add space between paragraphs.
<br> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
<br> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.
Use <br> in a poem:
Some are born great,<br>
some achieve greatness,<br>
and others have greatness thrust upon them.</p>
HTML tutorial: HTML Paragraphs
HTML DOM reference: BR Object
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