HTML <br> tag

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

When writing in HTML, the <br> tag is an inline element used to create a single line break in a document. It is useful for writing where the division of lines is significant, such as an address. The following sections contain information about this tag, including an example of it in use, as well as related attributes and browser compatibility.

Example of <br> code

If you need a single return,<br>use a line break.

Example result

If you need a single return,
use a line break.

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 <br> tag does not have any unique attributes, it does utilize all of the standard attributes.

Compatibility

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