3.1. Physical Character Styles

These elements specify the type of font or character style that should be applied to the enclosed text. They can be used almost anywhere, with a few exceptions such as the TITLE and labels of SUBMIT. Character styles can be nested to compose styles for bold-italic, an underlined fixed-width font, a large, green, bold, italic, strike-through font, and so forth.

HTML Element: <B> ... </B>
Attributes: None

The B element instructs the browser to use a bold version of the current font for the enclosed text. This rendering can be overridden by the use of style sheets (see Chapter 5 for details).

HTML Element: <I> ... </I>
Attributes: None

The I element instructs the browser to use italics for the enclosed text.

HTML ...

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