HTML Acronym tag

The acronym tag is used to define an acronym. An optional title attribute can be used to specify the expansion for the acronym.

HTML Acronym tag

The acronym tag is used to define an acronym. An optional title attribute can be used to specify the expansion for the acronym.

The <acronym> tag has been removed in HTML 5. Use <abbr> tag instead.

Expansion of the acronym (what you specify in the title attribute) is shown when you bring mouse over it.

Syntax

<acronym title="title">Short text</acronym>

Example

<acronym title="Hypertext Markup Language">HTML</acronym>

HTML

Output

This output may not be visible on all browsers.

Learn about <abbr> tag.


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