What are HTML Tags?

What are HTML Tags?

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Rajdeep Singh

Tags Are Specified word or Character used to Define Tags Inside HTML.They begin with the < Open Bracket symbol and end with the > Closing Bracket symbol. Whatever is written inside < and > are called tags.

  • Start tag or opening tag(<html>) and End tag or closing tag(</html>).
  • An end tag always matches a start tag, except that it has an extra forward-slash(/) after the opening angle bracket use in Eng Tag.


<h1> A heading </h1>

HTML tag Example By Rajdeep Singh

HTML Tags Type

  1. Container Tag:
  2. Empty Tag:

Container Tag

Container tag always Contains opening and closing Tag.


<html> </html>
<head> </head>
<body> </body>

Empty Tag

Empty Tag Do Not Contain Opening and Closing Tag