<source> HTML Tag
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- Element of
- Every Way Possible To Embed Modern Media With HTML Code
- What does
<source> HTML Tagdo?
- The <source> element is used as a child of a <picture>, <audio>, or <video> element, and identifies the URL of one or more media resources. The <source> element is commonly used to add media resources in multiple formats for the best possible cross-browser compatibility.
- Null element
- This element must not contain any content, and does not need a closing tag.
The purpose of
<source> is to define multiple versions of a file, so you can specify different versions for different browsers or platforms. You can use
<source> within either
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