The <cite> tag is used for indicating a citation. Instead of quoting the sentences themselves, they are used when quoting title names, standard names, author names, etc. In most browsers it will display the citation in italics.

Example Code:
My favorite website is <cite>CSS Portal</cite>.
My favorite website is CSS Portal.


Global Attributes:

The <cite> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML5

Event Attributes:

The <cite> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML5

Last updated on 2 August 2018 By Rene Spronk

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