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HTML - Strikethrough

To place text onto your site that appears to be crossed out, we use the <del> tag.

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HTML Code:

<p>This text is <del>scratched</del> out!</p>


This text is scratched out!

HTML - Check Off Tasks

Here's an example of a web developer checking off tasks as they are performed.

HTML Code:

<li>Clean my room</li>
<li><del>Cook Dinner</del></li>
<li><del>Wash Dishes</del></li>

To Do List:

  1. Clean my room
  2. Cook Dinner
  3. Wash Dishes
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  • Place the del tags inside your links or anchor tags for a unique look.

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