Embed HTML

HTML <embed> Tag

To embed an external document in an HTML file, the HTML <embed> tag is used. The external document can be a third party application, multimedia, plugin, etc. It was introduced in HTML5. Other than the HTML <embed> tg the HTML <audio> and <video> tags are also used to embed multimedia in HTML document.


<embed src=" " ></embed>


<!DOCTYPE html>
<embed src="img.jpg" height="200" width="300">



In the above example, we are using the HTML <embed> tag to include a JPG file to an HTML document.

Tag Specific Attributes:

Attribute Value Uses
height pixels Used to define the height of the embedded content.
src URL Used to define the address of the external file to embed.
type media_type Used to define the the media type of the embedded content.
width pixels Used to define the width of the embedded content.

Global Attributes:

The Global attributes are supported by the HTML <embed> tag.

Event Attributes:

The Event attributes are supported by the HTML <embed> tag.

Supporting Browsers:

Chrome, IE, Firefox, Opera and Safari.

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