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How To Create HTML Comments

Updated on October 12, 2020
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    Alligator.io and Matt Abrams

    How To Create HTML Comments

    Introduction

    This article will show you how to add comments to HTML.

    Prerequisites

    Adding Comments in HTML

    This is how you create a comment in HTML:

    <!-- I'm a comment! -->
    

    In this second example, we’re using an HTML comment to comment out some markup:

    <!-- Look, a shark!
      <p>Sammy</p>
    -->
    

    Conclusion

    Creating comments is an important element to writing HTML.

    For a more comprehensive review of the HTML5 markup language, explore our series, How To Build a Website in HTML.

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