The HTMLModElement interface provides special properties (beyond the regular methods and properties available through the HTMLElement interface they also have available to them by inheritance) for manipulating modification elements, that is <del> and <ins>.

EventTarget Node Element HTMLElement HTMLModElement

Instance properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.


A string reflecting the cite HTML attribute, containing a URI of a resource explaining the change.


A string reflecting the datetime HTML attribute, containing a date-and-time string representing a timestamp for the change.


HTML Standard
# htmlmodelement

Browser compatibility

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See also

  • HTML elements implementing this interface: <ins>, <del>.