<time>tag is used for declaring the date and/or time within an HTML document.
- This element can be used as a way to encode dates and times in a machine-readable way so that, for example, user agents can offer to add birthday reminders or scheduled events to the user's calendar, and search engines can produce smarter search results.
Example 1 :
<html> <head><title>progress tag in html5</title> </head> <body> <p>The match is at <time>09:00</time>.</p> <p>Metallica will visit <time datetime="2009-02-18">next Wednesday</time>.</p> <p>Finally I reach my destination on <time datetime="2009-02-17T05:00-07:00"> Tuesday</time>.</p> </body> </html>
In the above example, we have used time element.
- The first paragraph demonstrates basic usage of the
- The second paragraph shows how to use the
datetimeattribute in order to provide a more specific date/time than waht the tag's content provides.
- The third paragraph uses the
datetimeattribute to provide an even more specific date and time than the previous example.