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HTML Blockquote Tag

Reference on the Blockquote element of HTML. Including example of use and a list of allowed attributes.

Edited: 2014-12-28 07:07

The blockquote element in HTML is used to create a long quotation.

Attributes

Standard Attributes.

Attribute:Value:Description:DTD:
AttrsOther AttributesCommon, Event, I18nSTF
citeURIURI for source or message.STF

DTD. Defines which document type the attribute is allowed. S=Strict, T=Transitional, F=Frameset.

Example

<blockquote>
  <p>A very long quote... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
  </p>
</blockquote>