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HTML tags | ins-del

Carlos Espada
Frontend developer. Cyclist. Fan of trains, dinos and XIX century travels. Trying to do my part for making an accessible, light and fast internet for everyone.
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They are used to indicate text that has been inserted or removed from a document.

Both have two attributes: cite to specify a URL explaining the reason for insertion/deletion and datetime indicating the date the modification occurred (in YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ssTZD format).

As it is common for screen reader users to disable the advertisement of content that creates a lot of verbosity, it is advisable not to abuse the use of these elements and to use them only when not knowing that a content has been modified could affect their understanding.

  • Type: inline / inline
  • Self-closing: No / No
  • Semantic value: No / No

Definition ins - Definition del | Example ins - Example del | Support ins - Support del

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