Attribute provides additional features to tag or we can say that it enhances the performance of a webpage. It performs a major role in the form, table and to provide styles to elements. Attribute always come in name/value pair in which name is unique within the tag and value is always enclosed within either single quotes or double quotes.
The general syntax of an attribute is-
Here are some basic examples to explain attribute.
HTML Attributes Example1
<body bgcolor="red"> <p>Welcome to etutorialspoint.</p> </body>
In the above example, the body tag has an attribute name 'bgcolor' and it has 'red' value. This attribute set whole body background to red color.
HTML Attributes Example2
<table border='1'> <tr> <td>EtutorialsPoint</td> </tr> </table>
In the above example, the border attribute is used to set the table border.