Container tag

Updated: 02/07/2022 by Computer Hope

When describing HTML (hypertext markup language), a container tag is an HTML tag with both an opening and closing tag. For example, the picture shows a breakdown of an HTML tag. The anchor tag has an opening and closing tag surrounding text shown as the anchor.

HTML tag showing a container tag.

Examples of HTML container tags

The following list contains examples of container tags. Clicking any of these links opens a page with more information.

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