HTML <time> tag
When writing in HTML, the <time> tag is an inline element used to designate a date and time that are readable by human beings. It may also be used to present dates and times in a machine readable format; which enables event scheduling for a user's calendar. 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 <time> code
<p>The dentist's office opens at <time>8:00</time>.</p> <p>Your appointment is at <time datetime="2015-05-14 9:00"> 9:00 on May 14th</time>.</p>
The dentist's office opens at .
Your appointment is at .
Within an HTML tag, an attribute dictates certain aspects of an HTML element. Attributes are made up of a name and value pair; all tags support standard attributes. The following table shows the only current, unique, HTML attribute for the <time> tag, as well as a description.
|datetime||Used to designate a machine-readable date and time in a time element.|
|All versions||Not supported||22.0+||7.0+||49.0+||62.0+|