HTML <b>, <i>, <tt>, <big>, <small>, <hr /> tag


The following presentational tags break the cardinal rule of XHTML - they use HTML to add styling to the content. Because of this failing, they have all been deprecated; you should either use their replacement tags or use styles to produce the same effect.


Specifies bold text. Deprecated, use <strong> instead.


Italic text. Deprecated, use <em> instead.


Produces teletype, or mono-spaced, text. Deprecated, use styles.


Produces big text. Deprecated, use styles.


Produces small text. Deprecated, use styles.

<hr />

Inserts a horizontal line and forces a line break. Deprecated, use styles.

Required Attributes

  • none

Optional Attributes

  • none

Core Attributes