What is a <pre> tag?

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Tags: HTML


<pre> tag indicate browser, in appears on HTML. Figure element was design to contain code examples. It is often paired with the <code> tag.

Best practices when displaying code:

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  • Aim for clarity
  • Comments to indicate why
  • Avoid complexity
    <title>Tag pre</title>
        <figcaption>Code pre</figcaption>
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