Textarea Tag

A <textarea> tag is used to create a large text input. Generally used with forms.

<textarea rows="4">Some text here.</textarea>


  • cols - Width of the textarea.
  • form - ID of the form for this textarea.
  • maxlength - Max characters allowed.
  • name - Name of the textarea.
  • placeholder - Default text to display in the textarea.
  • readonly - Textarea is not editable. Contains read only content.
  • rows - Height of the textarea.

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