HTML embedding tags allow you to import content from separate files into your web page document by specifying a form of a URL on an embed tag. This could be an image, a movie, a Flash animation, and so on.

Some embedding tags do not accept separate files but instead allow you to embed separate code; this is the case with the <math> tag group to create MathML code and the <svg> tag group to create scalable vector graphics.

All HTML embedding tags support the standard global attributes, described earlier in this appendix in the section “HTML Global Attributes.”


The <img> tag represents an image that you can load into your web page. It takes a multitude of attributes, but at a minimum, you need to specify src to identify ...

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