HTML <q> tagS2C Home   « HTML <q> tag

Definition

The <q> tag is used to define a short inline quotation.

Example


<q>Text will be wrapped with quotation marks.</q>

Required Attributes

NONE

Optional Attributes

cite - specifies a URL pointing to the source of the quotation.


<q cite="aURL">Quotation text here</q>

Common Attributes

class - specifies a classname for the element allowing you to apply the style of the predefined class to the content.


<q class="classname">Quotation text here</q>

id - specifies a unique id for the element allowing you to apply the style of the predefined id to the content.


<q id="idname">Quotation text here</q>

style - specifies an inline style for the element allowing you to apply the style to the content.


<q style="color:red;text-align:left">Quotation text here</q>

title - specifies extra information about the content.


<q title="information about the content">Quotation text here</q>

Language Attributes

dir - specifies the directional flow of the content.


<!-- The text will flow from left to right -->
<q dir="ltr">Quotation text here</q>

<!-- The text will flow from right to left -->
<q dir="rtl">Quotation text here</q>

lang - specifies a language code for the content of the element.


<q lang="en">Quotation text here</q>

xml:lang - specifies a language code for the content of the element in XHTML documents.


<q xml:lang="fr">Quotation text here</q>

Document Event Attributes

NONE

Form Event Attributes

NONE

Image Event Attributes

NONE

Keyboard Event Attributes

onkeydown - The JavaScript code to be run when an element is in focus and keyboard key is pressed.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onkeydown="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onkeypress - The JavaScript code to be run when an element is in focus and keyboard key is pressed down and released.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onkeypress="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onkeyup - The JavaScript code to be run when an element is in focus and keyboard key is released.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onkeyup="go()">Quotation text here</q>

Mouse Event Attributes

onclick - The JavaScript code to be run when a mouse is clicked on the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onclick="go()">Quotation text here</q>

ondblclick - The JavaScript code to be run when a mouse is double clicked on the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q ondblclick="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onmousedown - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse button is pressed down while the cursor is over the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onmousedown="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onmousemove - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse button is moved.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onmousemove="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onmouseout - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse cursor moves off an element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onmouseout="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onmouseover - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse cursor moves over an element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onmouseover="go()">Quotation text here</q>

onmouseup - The JavaScript code to be run when the mouse button is released while the cursor is over the element.


<!-- Executes the go() function -->
<q onmouseup="go()">Quotation text here</q>

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