Comment is a part of the code which is not processed by the browser. Comments can be used for the following purposes. An HTML comment is placed within <!– and –> tags.

  • To write something about the code.
  • To prevent a part of code from being executed.
  • For debugging.

Syntax

HTML comments are specified using the following tag:

<!-- This is a comment -->

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>HTML Comments</title>
</head>
<body> <!-- This is a comment --> <p>This is a paragraph.</p>
<!-- <p>This will not be visible.</p> --> </body>
</html>