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HTML HTML Forms Organizing Forms The Label Element

What's the difference between for="abc" and <input> inside a <label> element?

Hello, why i can't simply add input element inside the label element? <label>Name: <input type="text"></label> Is it because i can put the <label for="name"> element above the <input> element? Or is it just "bad html" ? <label>Name<input></label> will display "inline" and <label></label><input> can be displayed as block element or am i wrong?

I know the html basics i just wanted to improve or "fix" my html knowledge to improve myself.

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
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According to the MDN reference page, input elements are allowed inside labels. What made you think they were not?

But by using "for" property, you can achieve desired behavior without nesting, which makes the code a bit easier to read and maintain.