HTML short quotation - how to use <q> tag

The HTML <q> tag is used to define an inline quotation that is rendered with quotation marks.

The <blockquote> tag can be used to define a quotation from a different source.


The tag supports the global and event attributes.

Defines the URL of the quotation


<p>HTML can be defined as <q>Hyper Text Markup Language</q>. </p>

Related HTML tags:

  • <blockquote> - used to define quotation from an external source
  • <cite> - used to define a reference to a creative work