HTML aside Tag

HTML aside Tag defines the content aside from the main content in which it is placed. Content of aside tag must be related to the main content of HTML Document.

Syntax of HTML aside Tag

The syntax of HTML aside tag is shown below. It has both starting and ending tag.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
</head>
<body>
<aside>
</aside>
</body>
</html>

Example of HTML aside Tag

The HTML aside tag is an HTML5 tag. Consider the following example of HTML aside tag.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
</head>
<body>
<article> 
<h1>HTML</h1>
<p>Learn HTML from HowToCodeSchool.com.</p> 
</article> 
<aside>
<h1>How To Code School</h1> 
<p>HowToCodeSchool.com is website where you can learn HTML.</p>
</aside>
</body>
</html>

Usage of HTML aside Tag

The content of aside tag is related to the main or primary content of the page but it doesn't define the purpose of web page completely. It only defines the purpose of main content or provide information about it.

In the above example the content of aside tag is related to the main content (placed in article tag) and it provides extra information about it.

Browser Support for HTML aside Tag

All major browsers support HTML aside Tag. However the aside tag is not supported in Internet Explorer 8.0 and earlier versions.

Global Attributes Support in HTML aside Tag

HTML Aside Tag supports all Global HTML Attributes.

Event Attributes Support in HTML aside Tag

HTML Aside Tag supports all Event Attributes.

Default Styling of HTML aside Tag

By default HTML aside tag is a block level element, which means it takes the whole space available. You can change the styles of aside tag using simple CSS.

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