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HTML HTML Forms Form Basics The Button Element

Pitrov Secondary
Pitrov Secondary
5,121 Points

why didn't he use <input type="button">?

why did he use <button></button> instead of <input type="button">

2 Answers

Michael Hulet
Michael Hulet
Treehouse Moderator 47,831 Points

In this case, it was likely just to demonstrate that the <button> tag exists. For all intents and purposes, <button type="submit"> is equivalent to <input type="submit"/>, and you can choose whichever is your favorite and use it. They ultimately do the same thing

Robert O'Toole
Robert O'Toole
6,348 Points

omg thank u! lol this had me so confused