This feature is obsolete. Although it is still supported by browsers, its usage is discouraged in new projects. Try to avoid using it.
The HTML Big Element (
<big>) makes the text font size one size bigger (for example, from small to medium, or from large to x-large) up to the browser's maximum font size.
This element has no other attributes than the global attributes, common to all elements.
<p> This is the first sentence. <big>This whole sentence is in bigger letters.</big> </p>
Example 2 (CSS alternative)
<p> This is the first sentence. <span style="font-size:1.2em">This whole sentence is in bigger letters.</span> </p>
This is the first sentence. This whole sentence is in bigger letters.
This element implements the
HTMLSpanElementinterface for this element.
|Feature||Chrome||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari|
|Feature||Android||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Mobile||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||(Yes)||(Yes)||?||Not supported||Not supported|