HTML | <ins> cite Attribute

The HTML <ins> cite Attribute is used to specify the URL of the document or message which denotes the reason of deleting the text.


<ins cite="URL">

Attribute Values:

  • URL: It specifies the URL of the document that defines why the text was deleting other previous text.

Possible values are:

  • Absolute URL: It is used to point out other websites (like cite =””)
  • Relative URL: It is used to point out the page within the website. (like cite=”geeks.htm”).






<!DOCTYPE html>
      HTML | 
      ins cite Property
        del {
            color: red;
        ins {
            color: green;
        h1 {
            color: green;
        body {
            text-align: center;
    <h2>HTML | <ins> cite Attribute</h2>
    <p>GeeksforGeeks is a
        <!-- Assigning id to 'ins' tag -->
        <ins id="GFG" cite=""
        </ins>science portal</p>


Output :

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by HTML <ins>cite Attribute are listed below:

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

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