<p> element defines a paragraph:
Note: Browsers automatically add some white space (a margin) before and after a paragraph.
You cannot be sure how HTML will be displayed.
Large or small screens, and resized windows will create different results.
With HTML, you cannot change the output by adding extra spaces or extra lines in your HTML code.
The browser will remove any extra spaces and extra lines when the page is displayed:
Most browsers will display HTML correctly even if you forget the end tag:
The example above will work in most browsers, but do not rely on it.
Note: Dropping the end tag can produce unexpected results or errors.
<br> element defines a line break.
<br> if you want a line break (a new line) without starting a new paragraph:
<br> tag is an empty tag, which means that it has no end tag.
This poem will display on a single line:
<pre> element defines preformatted text.
The text inside a
<pre> element is displayed in a fixed-width font (usually Courier), and it preserves both spaces and line breaks:
W3Schools' tag reference contains additional information about HTML elements and their attributes.
|<p>||Defines a paragraph|
|<br>||Inserts a single line break|
|<pre>||Defines pre-formatted text|
For a complete list of all available HTML tags, visit our HTML Tag Reference.