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HTML Block Quotation Element

<blockquote>...</blockquote> - The HTML Block Quotation element produces an indented quotation rather than inline. The source of the quotation may also be stated using the HTML Citation Element.

Example

   Here is some outer text.  This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element.   
   <blockquote cite="http://developer.mozilla.org">
   
           This is a quotation taken from the Mozilla Developer Center.
   
   </blockquote>
   Here is some outer text.  This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element. 

Result

Here is some outer text. This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element.

This is a quotation taken from the Mozilla Developer Center.
Here is some outer text. This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element.

See also: HTML Paragraph Element, HTML Code Element

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<h2 name="HTML_Block_Quotation_Element"> HTML <i>Block Quotation</i> Element </h2>
<p><b>&lt;blockquote&gt;...&lt;/blockquote&gt;</b> - The HTML Block Quotation element produces an indented quotation rather than inline.  The source of the quotation may also be stated using the <a href="en/HTML/Element/cite">HTML Citation Element</a>.
</p><p><b>Example</b> 
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<pre class="eval">   Here is some outer text.  This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element.   
   &lt;blockquote cite="http://developer.mozilla.org"&gt;
   
           This is a quotation taken from the Mozilla Developer Center.
   
   &lt;/blockquote&gt;
   Here is some outer text.  This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element. 
</pre>
<p><b>Result</b>
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    <p>Here is some outer text.  This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element.</p><blockquote cite="http://developer.mozilla.org">This is a quotation taken from the Mozilla Developer Center.</blockquote>Here is some outer text.  This helps you see the indent of a blockquote element.
<p>See also: <a href="en/HTML/Element/p">HTML Paragraph Element</a>, <a href="en/HTML/Element/code">HTML Code Element</a>
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