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Quotations:

The <q> tag defines the short quotations and the <blockquote> tags defines the section of the source contents.

Short quotation:

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Short Quotation Example</title>
</head>
<body>
<p>Life quote: <q>If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun.</q></p>
</body>
</html> 

Output:

Short-Quotation

Quotation (blockquote):

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Blockquote Example</title>
</head>
<body>
<p>Here is a quote from forbesindia.com website:</p>
<blockquote cite="https://www.forbesindia.com/article/explainers/apj-abdul-kalam-quotes/86465/1">
Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.
</blockquote>
</body>
</html> 

Output:

blockquote

HTML <abbr> tag for Abbreviations:

In HTML, The <abbr> tag defines an abbreviation or an acronym. It can give useful information to browsers, translation systems and search engines.

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Abbreviation Tag Example</title>
</head>
<body>
<p>The <abbr title="Hyper Text Markup Language">HTML</abbr> is the standard markup language for creating Web pages</p>
</body>
</html> 

HTML <address> tag:

The <address> tag defines contact information or documents. It displays the information in italic with line break properly.

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Address Tag Example</title>
</head>
<body>
<p>The contact information</p>
<address>
Written by Mr John Smith.<br> 
Visit us at:<br>
Example.com<br>
132, My Street, Kingston, New York 12401<br>
United States.
</address>
</body>
</html> 

Output:

HTML Citations:

The <cite> tag defines the title of a work. Browsers display the cite elements in italic. This is used in articles. Check the below example.

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Citations Example</title>
</head>
<body>
<p><cite>The Mona Lisa </cite> by Leonardo da Vinci. Painted in between 1503 and 1506.</p>
</body>
</html> 

Output:

Follow the below table to understand quotation and citation tags.

Tags

Description

<abbr>

This tag defines the abbreviation or an acronym.

<address>

It is used to define the contact information of the author/writer of the document.

<bdo>

It is used to define the direction of the text.

<blockquote>

It defines a section that is quoted from another source.

<q>

It is used for small inline quotations.

<cite>

It defines the title of the work..

<define>

It defines a definition term.

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