HTML Tag Reference - HTML tag <strong>

This <strong> element causes text between its opening and closing tags to appear in boldface.

Browser compatibility

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What's new in HTML5


Global Attributes

The <strong> tag supports the Global Attributes in HTML.

Event Attributes

The <strong> tag supports the Event Attributes in HTML.

Default CSS Settings

strong { 
    font-weight: bold;


A demo showing how to use <strong> tag.

       This <strong>paragraph</strong> 
       has text rendered in normal and <!--from   w  w w.j ava 2 s. c om-->

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