html5 Site Icon CSS3 Site Icon CSS Site Icon

HTML4 Reference

HTML <address> tag

Definition

The <address> tag is used to define contact information text such as address and email.

Example


<address>
  Freddy Fudpucker<br />
  12 Flamingo Way<br />
  Bird Town<br />
  Turkey<br />
  <a href="mailto:kevandjules@htmldoctor.info">Email</a><br />
</address>

Required Attributes

NONE

Optional Attributes

NONE

Common Attributes

class - specifies a classname for the element allowing you to apply the style of the predefined class to the content.


<address class="classname">Some text here</address>

id - specifies a unique id for the element allowing you to apply the style of the predefined id to the content.


<address id="idname">Some text here</address>

style - specifies an inline style for the element allowing you to apply the style to the content.


<address style="color:red;text-align:left">Some text here</address>

title - specifies extra information about the content.


<address title="information about the content">Some text here</address>

Language Attributes

dir - specifies the directional flow of the content.


<!-- The text will flow from left to right -->
<address dir="ltr">Some text here</address>

<!-- The text will flow from right to left -->
<address dir="rtl">Some text here</address>

lang - specifies a language code for the content of the element.


<address lang="en">Some text here</address>

xml:lang - specifies a language code for the content of the element in XHTML documents.


<address xml:lang="fr">Some text here</address>

Document Event Attributes

NONE

Form Event Attributes

NONE

Image Event Attributes

NONE

Keyboard Event Attributes

onkeydown - The JavaScript code to be run when an element is in focus and keyboard key is pressed.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onkeydown="go()">Some text here</address>

onkeypress - The JavaScript code to be run when an element is in focus and keyboard key is pressed down and released.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onkeypress="go()">Some text here</address>

onkeyup - The JavaScript code to be run when an element is in focus and keyboard key is released.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onkeyup="go()">Some text here</address>

Mouse Event Attributes

onclick - The JavaScript code to be run when a mouse is clicked on the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onclick="go()">Some text here</address>

ondblclick - The JavaScript code to be run when a mouse is double clicked on the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address ondblclick="go()">Some text here</address>

onmousedown - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse button is pressed down while the cursor is over the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onmousedown="go()">Some text here</address>

onmousemove - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse button is moved.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onmousemove="go()">Some text here</address>

onmouseout - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse cursor moves off an element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onmouseout="go()">Some text here</address>

onmouseover - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse cursor moves over an element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onmouseover="go()">Some text here</address>

onmouseup - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse button is released while the cursor is over the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<address onmouseup="go()">Some text here</address>


<acronym> tag    << Prev          Next >>   <applet> tag

go to home page Homepage go to top of page Top

HTML Elements

The complete set of HTML elements also known as HTML tags from the latest HTML 4.01 Specification.

Click the links for more information on individual tags and their attributes.

<!--...-->

<!DOCTYPE>

<a>

<abbr>

<acronym>

<address>

<applet>

<area />

<b>

<base />

<basefont />

<bdo>

<big>

<blockquote>

<body>

<br />

<button>

<caption>

<center>

<cite>

<code>

<col />

<colgroup>

<dd>

<del>

<dfn>

<dir>

<div>

<dl>

<dt>

<em>

<fieldset>

<font>

<form>

<frame />

<frameset>

<h1> - <h6>

<head>

<hr />

<html>

<i>

<iframe>

<img />

<input />

<ins>

<isindex />

<kbd>

<label>

<legend>

<li>

<link />

<map>

<menu>

<meta />

<noframes>

<noscript>

<object>

<ol>

<optgroup>

<option>

<p>

<param />

<pre>

<q>

<s>

<samp>

<script>

<select>

<small>

<span>

<strike>

<strong>

<style>

<sub>

<sup>

<table>

<tbody>

<td>

<textarea>

<tfoot>

<th>

<thead>

<title>

<tr>

<tt>

<u>

<ul>

<var>