HTML: The Markup Language

boffset text typically styled in bold CHANGED # T

The b element represents a span of text offset from its surrounding content without conveying any extra importance; for example, keywords in a document abstract, product names in a review, or other spans of text whose typical typographic presentation is bold text.

Permitted content #

Permitted attributes #

Tag omission #

A b element must have both a start tag and an end tag.

Permitted parent elements #

any element that can contain phrasing elements

DOM interface #

Uses HTMLElement.

Typical default display properties #

b {
font-weight: bolder; }