Helpful HTML Tags

While not available through the formatting toolbar, here is a list of some useful HTML tags that can be inserted into the document when viewing the Body field text format in “Plain Text” mode. Once you are done editing make sure to change the formatting option back to “Full HTML”.

  • The abbreviation tag allows you to create simple text dialog boxes appear over the text when the user’s mouse hovers over it. This is commonly used to show the full meaning for an acronym or for a glossary item. Here is the recommended format for the tag: <abbr title=“Hypertext Markup Language”>HTML</abbr>
  • Ampersands (&) are used by website browsers for code related tasks. In order to include these visually in your page safely make sure to use the following format: &amp;