- Element of
- What does
- The <embed> element creates an embedded panel in which a third-party application, such as a Flash-based object, can run.
What's the opposite of "deprecated"?
There are many old HTML element which were originally part of the specification, but have been removed. The
<embed> element, on the other hand, has been around for a long time, but has only been added to the official specification as of HTML5.
Still maybe not a great idea
<embed> is perfectly valid, and the preferred way to embed third-party applications, such as Flash, it might not be a good idea to use. That is to say — maybe you don't want to embed Flash or Java applications in your web page. (Just a suggestion.)
Not for media, either
Browser Support for embed