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Tag Description You Type You Get Anchors are used to make links to other pages.
<a href="http://www.brown.edu/Departments/Political_Theory_Project">Political Theory Project - Brown University</a>
Political Theory Project - Brown University Emphasized
Cited Coded text used to show programming source code
Unordered list - use the <li> to begin each list item
<ul> <li>First item</li> <li>Second item</li> </ul>
- First item
- Second item
Ordered list - use the <li> to begin each list item
<ol> <li>First item</li> <li>Second item</li> </ol>
- First item
- Second item
Definition lists are similar to other HTML lists. <dl> begins the definition list, <dt> begins the definition term and <dd> begins the definition description.
<dl> <dt>First term</dt> <dd>First definition</dd> <dt>Second term</dt> <dd>Second definition</dd> </dl>
- First term
- First definition
- Second term
- Second definition
No help provided for tag h7. Abbreviation
<acronym title="Three-Letter Acronym">TLA</acronym>
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<p>Paragraph one.</p> <p>Paragraph two.</p>
By default line break tags are automatically added, so use this tag to add additional ones. Use of this tag is different because it is not used with an open/close pair like all the others. Use the extra " /" inside the tag to maintain XHTML 1.0 compatibility
Text with <br />line break
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