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HTML <big> Tag

  • Last Updated : 05 Feb, 2021

The <big> tag in HTML is used to increase the selected text size by one larger than the surrounding text. In HTML 5, it can be used by CSS.

Note: It is not supported in HTML 5

Syntax: 
 

<big> Contents... </big>

Below examples illustrate the <big> tag in HTML:

Example 1:



HTML




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<body>
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
    <!--Paragraph Tag -->
    <p>This is paragraph text</p>
  
    <!--Big Tag-->
    <big>This is big Tag text</big>
</body>
  
</html>

Output:

Example 2:

HTML




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<body>
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
    <!--Paragraph Tag -->
    <p>This is normal paragraph text</p>
  
    <!--CSS Style used in big Tag -->
    <big style="font-size:40px; 
                font-weight:bold; 
                color:green; ">
       Using CSS style in big Tag
    </big>
</body>
  
</html>

Output: 
 

Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari

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