The <i> tag is used for specifying text in italics.
<i> is not a deprecated element, but simply specifies the appearance of the text. It is recommended to use CSS as much as possible for these purposes.
Use the font-style css property.
This is an example of <i>italics</i> text
The <i> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML5
The <i> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML5
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