HTML 4 ins Tag

Also see HTML5 <ins> Tag.

This page contains information about the HTML 4 version of this element. For a more up to date version, see HTML5 <ins> Tag.

The HTML ins tag is used for markup of inserted text.

Markup of inserted text can be useful in determining differences between multiple versions of the same document. Browsers will normally underline inserted text and strike a line through deleted text.

Also see HTML del tag for markup of deleted text.



Attributes specific to this tag:
citeIndicates a source that should indicate the reason for the change.
datetimeDate and time of change.
Other Attributes:
dirSpecifies the direction of the text
classDocument wide identifier.
idDocument wide identifier
langLanguage code
titleSpecifies a title to associate with the element. Many browsers will display this when the cursor hovers over the element (similar to a "tool tip").
styleInline style (CSS)
onclickIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
ondbclickIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onmousedownIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onmouseupIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onmouseoverIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onmousemoveIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onmouseoutIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onkeypressIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onkeydownIntrinsic event (see event handlers)
onkeyupIntrinsic event (see event handlers)

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HTML5 Tags

The information on this page is based on HTML version 4.01. Most modern browsers now support HTML5, which is the next version of HTML after HTML 4.01.

See HTML5 <ins> Tag for the HTML5 version of the above element.

Also see this list of HTML 5 tags for the latest version of HTML.