The HTML <address></address> element is used by authors to supply contact information within the document.


Global Attributes

See Global HTML Attributes.

HTML example:

Thank you for visiting the HTML &amp; CSS Wiki! If you would like more information, 
please contact <a>SSgtGriffin</a> via email. 
Thank you.

The rendered text will appear to be italicized, just like using the <i> or <em> elements.


Addresses are typically rendered in italic type.

Typical CSS representation

address {
  display: block;
  font-style: italic;

Coding rules

The <address> element belongs to the Flow content category.

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