# P | paragraph HTML

## HTML <p> Tag

HTML paragraph is a tag which is used to specify a paragraph to be displayed on the webpage. The text between the starting <p> tag and the end </p> tag represents a paragraph in HTML. There is however no need to add a line of separation before and after a paragraph since an empty line is added before and after a paragraph by the browser itself. Including Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari and Firefox, all the popular browsers supports the HTML paragraph tag.

Example:

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Example</title> </head> <body> <p>Hello World!!</p> <p>I am an HTML Paragraph.</p> </body> </html>

Output:

Explanation:

In this example, we can check the behaviour of the HTML paragraph tag and element. An empty line is also added between the two paragraphs.

## Space in between a Paragraph:

Extra spaces and extra lines are eliminated by the browser itself while displaying the paragraph on the webpage and display only a single space and a single line.

Example:

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Example</title> </head> <body> <p> Hello World!! </p> <p>I am   an HTML Paragraph.</p> </body> </html>

Output:

Explanation:

In this example, all the unnecessary spaces and extra lines are eliminated by the browser itself while displaying the paragraph on the webpage.

Example: Using the <br> tag with paragraph:

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Example</title> </head> <body> <p>Hello World!!</p> <p>I am an HTML Paragraph.<br>How are you all?<br> Have a great day ahead!</p> </body> </html>

Output:

Explanation:

In this example, we can check the behaviour of <br> tag within a paragraph element.

## Global attributes:

The HTML global attributes are supported by the HTML <p> tag.

## Event attributes:

The HTML event attributes are supported by the HTML <p> tag.

## Supporting Browsers:

Chrome, IE, Firefox, Opera and Safari.