abbr (Abbreviation) Tag
<Abbr> (Abbreviation Tag)
element is used to display the
for a text.
<abbr title="Title">Text</abbr> Content
is a programmable machine. It is designed to perform a sequence of arithmetic or logical operations.
- To view the abbreviation, just hover/move the mouse cursor over the underlined text (acronym) in a content.
- "Title" attribute is used to provide expansion to an acronym. It is mandatory to use this attribute.
- Just mention the expansion of the abbreviation inside the title attribute.
It is available in previous versions of HTML.
It supports both Global Attributes
and Event Attributes
It will function in all major browsers.