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HTML Comment

HTML Comment Tag

In the HTML code if you want to comment the code line the <comment> tag or <!– code !> is used.

The HTML <comment> tag allows users to comment on their HTML code. This tag is supported by IE only.

It is recommended to use <!–….–> to comment on your tags. This tag is compatible to all browsers.

Suggestion − The <comment> tag deprecated in HTML5.

Example for HTML comment Tag

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html> <head>

      <title>HTML <!–HTML Tag Code–> Tag</title>

   </head>

   <body>

<h1>Example for  comment  </h1>

<!–<H1> Hello welcome to w3HTMLSchool website</h1>–>  

<comment>Hello This is a commented line in IE Not in Microsoft Edge</comment>

   </body>

 

</html>

Output

Example for comment 

This is a commented line in IE  Not in Microsoft Edge

Explanation of above Example. The HTML code comes inside the <!– –>Not Display on the browser .Whereas Example for <!– comment –>  is displayed .

Browser Support for tag

 

Chrome

Firefox

IE/Edge

Opera

Safari

Android

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes