HTML Elements and Attributes for Audio Files

HTML Elements and Attributes for Audio Files
Below is a list of the most commonly used*** html element tags that control an audio file on the webpage.

Note: Some attributes listed below have been depreciated in favor of Cascading Style Sheets.

Elements and Attributes for Audio Files
ElementOpening TagAttributesClosing TagDescription
bgsound<bgsound>src="location"
loop="#"
NoneEmbeds audio file on webpage (Internet Explorer)

src - location of file
loop - number of times file will play
embed<embed>src="location"
width="x"
height="x"
hidden="?"
loop="#"
NoneEmbeds audio file on webpage

src - location of file
width - width of display panel in pixels
height - height of display panel in pixels
hidden - set to true to make panel invisible, the default is false
loop - number of times file will play
***A complete list of html element tags can be found at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) website.
https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/index/elements.html
**Color can be set using color names (red, black, etc) or RGB color codes or hexidecimal color codes.






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