Embedded Content Tags in HTML


Embedded Content - Also called inclusions, embedded content applies to Java applets, image maps, and other multimedia or programmed content that is placed in a web page to provide additional functionality.

TagAttributeDescription
APPLET Includes a Java Applet
 codebase="..."The URL base for the applet
 archive="..."Identifies the resources to be pre-loaded
 code="..."The applet class file
 object="..."The serialized applet file
 alt="..."Displays text while loading
 name="..."The name of the applet
 width="..."The width of the displayed applet
 height="..."The height of the displayed applet
 align="..."Controls alignment (left, center, right, justify)
 hspace="..."The horizontal space separating the image from other content
 vspace="..."The vertical space separating the image from other content
AREA The AREA tag is used to define links and anchors
 shape="..."Enables definition of client-side image maps using defined shapes (default, rect, circle, poly)
 coords="..."Sets the size of the shape using pixel or percentage length
 href="..."The URL of the linked resource
 target="..."Determines where the resource will be displayed (user-defined name, blank, parent, self, top)
 nohref="..."Indicates that the region has no action
 alt="..."Displays alternative text
 tabindex="..."Sets the tabbing order between elements with a defined tabindex
EMBED Embeds a file to be read or played by a plugin
 src="..."The URL of the file to embed
 width="..."Width in pixels
 height="..."Height in pixels
 align="..."Controls alignment (left, center, right, justify)
 vspace="..."The space between the media and the elements above or below it
 hspace="..."The space between the media and the elements the left or right
 border="..."Places a border around the media object of a specified size in pixels
NOEMBED Alternate text or images to be shown in browsers without the appropriate plugin or cannot use the EMBED tag
IMGcore, eventsIncludes an image into a document
 src="..."The URL of the image
 alt="..."Alternative text to display
 align="..."Controls alignment (left, center, right, justify)
 height="..."The image height
 width="..."The image width
 border="..."The border width
 hspace="..."The horizontal space separating the image from other content
 vspace="..."The vertical space separating the image from other content
 usemap="..."The URL to a client-side image map
 ismapIdentifies a server-side image map
MAPcoreWhen used with the AREA tag it creates a client-side image map
 name="..."The name of the image map to be created
OBJECTcore, eventsIncludes an object
 declareA flag which declares but does not create an object
 classid="..."The URL of the object's location
 codebase="..."The URL for resolving URLs specified by other attributes
 data="..."The URL to the object's data
 type="..."The internet content type for the data
 codetype="..."The internet content type for the code
 standby="..."Show this message whilst loading the object
 align="..."Controls alignment (left, center, right, justify)
 height="..."The object height
 width="..."The object width
 border="..."The border around the object
 hspace="..."The space between the sides of the object and other page content
 vspace="..."The space between the top and bottom of the object and other page content
 usemap="..."The URL to an image map
 shapes=Enables defintion of areas to search for hyperlinks if the area is an image
 name="..."The URL to submit as part of a form
 tabindex="..."Sets the tabbing order between elements with a defined tabindex
PARAM Initializes and object
 name="..."Defines the paremeter name
 value="..."The value of the object parameter
 valuetype="..."Defines the value type (data, ref, object)
 type="..."The internet media type