The HTML time tag is used to represent date or time. The main advantage of using time tag is that it can also be used to encode date/time in machine-readable format so that the user agent can offer to add events and reminders. This tag was introduced in HTML 5.


The <time> tag supports all HTML Global attributes.

datetimeThis attribute is used to specify date / time of the element.


<p>John's birthday is on <time datetime="1987-04-10">10-April-1987</time></p>
<p>The meeting starts at <time>10:30</time> AM</p>


John’s birthday is on

The meeting starts at AM