HTML cite - how to use <cite> tag

The HTML Citation - <cite> - tag is used to define a title for a creative work - for example, a movie, music, book. It is useful when attributing quotations. By default, most browsers display <cite> tag in italics though it can be easily changed using CSS.


The cite tag supports the global and event attributes.

The <cite> tag does not have any required or optional attributes.


<div> <p><cite>Mona Lisa</cite> by Leonardo da Vinci was painted in 1503.</p> </div>