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Supported Tags #

React attempts to support all common elements. If you need an element that isn't listed here, please file an issue.

HTML Elements #

The following HTML elements are supported:

a abbr address area article aside audio b base bdi bdo big blockquote body br
button canvas caption cite code col colgroup data datalist dd del details dfn
dialog div dl dt em embed fieldset figcaption figure footer form h1 h2 h3 h4 h5
h6 head header hr html i iframe img input ins kbd keygen label legend li link
main map mark menu menuitem meta meter nav noscript object ol optgroup option
output p param pre progress q rp rt ruby s samp script section select small
source span strong style sub summary sup table tbody td textarea tfoot th
thead time title tr track u ul var video wbr

SVG elements #

The following SVG elements are supported:

circle defs ellipse g line linearGradient mask path pattern polygon polyline
radialGradient rect stop svg text tspan

You may also be interested in react-art, a drawing library for React that can render to Canvas, SVG, or VML (for IE8).

Supported Attributes #

React supports all data-* and aria-* attributes as well as every attribute in the following lists.


All attributes are camel-cased and the attributes class and for are className and htmlFor, respectively, to match the DOM API specification.

For a list of events, see Supported Events.

HTML Attributes #

These standard attributes are supported:

accept accessKey action allowFullScreen allowTransparency alt async
autoComplete autoFocus autoPlay cellPadding cellSpacing charSet checked
className cols colSpan content contentEditable contextMenu controls coords
crossOrigin data dateTime defer dir disabled download draggable encType form
formNoValidate frameBorder height hidden href hrefLang htmlFor httpEquiv icon
id label lang list loop max maxLength mediaGroup method min multiple muted
name noValidate open pattern placeholder poster preload radioGroup readOnly rel
required role rows rowSpan sandbox scope scrollLeft scrolling scrollTop
seamless selected shape size span spellCheck src srcDoc srcSet start step
style tabIndex target title type useMap value width wmode

In addition, the following non-standard attributes are supported:

  • autoCapitalize autoCorrect for Mobile Safari.
  • property for Open Graph meta tags.
  • itemProp itemScope itemType for HTML5 microdata.

There is also the React-specific attribute dangerouslySetInnerHTML (more here), used for directly inserting HTML strings into a component.

SVG Attributes #

cx cy d dx dy fill fillOpacity fontFamily fontSize fx fy gradientTransform
gradientUnits markerEnd markerMid markerStart offset opacity
patternContentUnits patternUnits points preserveAspectRatio r rx ry
spreadMethod stopColor stopOpacity stroke strokeDasharray strokeLinecap
strokeOpacity strokeWidth textAnchor transform version viewBox x1 x2 x y1 y2 y