Placeholder Attribute in HTML

Learn how to write a short hints in the input fields for user understanding when filling any application.

Placeholder Attribute in HTML- Placeholder is an attribute that places in the input html tage

for example

<input placeholder=”text”>

text Specifies a short hint that describes the expected value of theinput field

Placeholder Describes a short hint in the input field for user understanding.

Simple HTML example


  <input type="text" name="fname" placeholder="First name"><br>
  <input type="text" name="lname" placeholder="Last name"><br>
  <input type="search" name="q" placeholder="search content"><br>
  <input type="tel" name="phone"placeholder="mobile Number with starting with 9 or 8 or 7">


Run the above code in html editor to see the output

when you type some thing in the input box , you will the not see the hint that present in the input box.

Placeholder Attribute in HTML

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