HTML del - how to use <del> tag

The HTML <del> - is used to define text within a document that has been deleted. Usually, browsers display the text in the browser as crossed out. The <del> tag is usually used along with the <ins> tag to show what content has been added in place of the deleted text.

Attributes

The tag supports the global and event attributes.

cite
Defines a URL that explains why the text was deleted
datetime
Defines a valid date and time on when the text was deleted

Examples:

<p>The match will be played in <del cite="error.html" datetime="2015-12-30T10:50:00Z">Sydney</del> <ins>Melbourne</ins>.</p>

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