HTML comment Tag: Main Tips
<!-- -->is an HTML comment tag.
- To comment out in HTML, insert information between
-->tags (browsers won't show these notes).
- Commenting in HTML allows developers to leave notes about their code, its functionality or to indicate necessary changes for the future.
Theory is great, but we recommend digging deeper!
Commenting in HTML
This HTML comment tag incorporates a comment in the source code of the HTML document. The example below adds a comment HTML:
<!--This is an example text that won't be displayed in the browser--> <p>This will be shown in the browser.</p>
In some cases, you might need to make HTML comment out notes in multiple lines. Use the following code to learn how to comment out HTML multi-line comments (or block comments):
<div> <p>This text is visible. Check the source code for multi-line comment.</p> <!-- Hello, world! I am a comment and I am displayed in multiple lines! --> </div>
Note: there used to be an HTML <comment> tag, but it is not supported by any modern browser. Don't use it to hide your comments.