HTML <address> tag

Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope
HTML address tag

When writing in HTML, the <address> tag is a block element used to specify the contact information of an owner or author. If it is used within an <article> element, the <address> tag denotes contact info for that article. In the <body> element, it describes contact info for the document. The following sections contain information about this tag, including an example of it in use, as well as related attributes and browser compatibility.

Example code

<address>
Written by Mr. Hope.<br><br>
Visit us at:<br>
https://www.computerhope.com/<br><br>
Write us at:<br>
321 Fake Street<br>
Salt Lake City, UT 84121<br>
United States
</address>

Example result

Written by Mr. Hope.

Visit us at:
https://www.computerhope.com/

Write us at:
321 Fake Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
United States

Attributes

Within an HTML tag, an attribute dictates certain aspects of an HTML element. Attributes are made up of a name and value pair. While the <address> tag does not have any unique attributes, it does utilize all of the standard attributes.

Compatibility

Edge Internet Explorer Firefox Safari Opera Chrome
All versions 1.0+ 1.0+ 1.0+ 5.12+ All versions

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