HTML events are "things" that happen to HTML elements.
An HTML event can be something the browser does, or something a user does.
Here are some examples of HTML events:
- An HTML web page has finished loading
- An HTML input field was changed
- An HTML button was clicked
Often, when events happen, you may want to do something.
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Common HTML Events
Here is a list of some common HTML events:
|onchange||An HTML element has been changed|
|onclick||The user clicks an HTML element|
|onmouseover||The user moves the mouse over an HTML element|
|onmouseout||The user moves the mouse away from an HTML element|
|onkeydown||The user pushes a keyboard key|
|onload||The browser has finished loading the page|