HTML <i> Tag

Description

The <i> HTML element is used for text that, for various reasons, differs from ordinary text. It can be a term, a foreign word, a name, etc. The text inside <i> tag is displayed in italics.

Properties

Permitted Parents
Any element that accepts phrasing content
Content
Inline and text
Start/End Tags
Start tag: required, End tag: required

Example

This is an example of <i>italics</i> text

Attributes

None

Global Attributes

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

Event Attributes

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

Browser Support

Desktop
Explorer Edge Chrome Firefox Opera Safari
YesYes11YesYes
Tablets / Mobile
Android Chrome Firefox Opera Safari Samsung
YesYes4YesYesYes

Last updated by CSSPortal on: 6th December 2019