HTML | <script> src Attribute

The HTML <script> src Attribute is used to specify the URL of external JavaScript file. The External JavaScript file is used to run on the same script on several pages on a website. We can save the JavaScript file with an extension of .js. We can refer the external script using the src attribute of the <script> element.


<script src="URL">

Attribute Values: It contains single value URL which specifies the URL of the external JavaScript file. There are two types of URL link which are listed below:

  • Absolute URL: It points to another webpage.
  • Relative URL: It points to other files of the same web page.

Below example illustrates the <script> src attribute in HTML:






<!DOCTYPE html> 
    HTML  script src Attribute 
<body style="text-align:center;"
        HTML script src Attribute
    <script id="myGeeks"


Output :

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by HTML <script> src attribute are listed below:

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


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