HTML <noscript> Tag

The HTML <noscript> tag represents alternative content for browsers that don't support javascript or other scripting languages.

The <noscript> tag is used along with the <script> tag to provide content for those user agents that don't support scripting.


The <noscript> tag is written as <noscript></noscript> with the content inserted between the start and end tags. The <noscript> tag is typically placed after the end tag of the <script> element.

Like this:


Basic tag usage

Here's an example of <noscript> tag usage.


Attributes can be added to an HTML element to provide more information about how the element should appear or behave.

The <noscript> element accepts the following attributes.


Global Attributes

The following attributes are standard across all HTML elements. Therefore, you can use these attributes with the <noscript> tag , as well as with all other HTML tags.

For a full explanation of these attributes, see HTML 5 global attributes.

Event Handlers

Event handler content attributes enable you to invoke a script from within your HTML. The script is invoked when a certain "event" occurs. Each event handler content attribute deals with a different event.

Most event handler content attributes can be used on all HTML elements, but some event handlers have specific rules around when they can be used and which elements they are applicable to.

For more detail, see HTML event handler content attributes.