HTML abbr TagAliza
Definition and Usage
The <abbr> tag defines an abbreviation or an acronym, like “HTML”, “Mr.”, “Dec.”, “ASAP”, “ATM”.
Tip: An abbreviation or an acronym are both shortened versions of something else. Both are often represented as a series of letters.
Tips and Notes
Tip: Use the global title attribute to show the description of the abbreviation/acronym when you mouse over the <abbr> element.
The <abbr> tag supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
Default CSS Settings
Most browsers will display the <abbr> element with the following default values: