HTML <hgroup> (Header Group) Tag

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Deprecated: HTML5 Not Supported


	<h1>This is a main heading</h1>
	<h2>This is sub-heading</h2>


The <hgroup> HTML5 element represents a grouping of heading elements <h1> - <h6>.

It may be used to cluster headings and subheadings together.

Note: <hgroup>element is not yet supported, it is easily simulated by using a custom tag or using a <div> element with a special class.

Version: HTML5

Standard Syntax

	<h1> - <h6>

Browser Support


Global Attributes

<hgroup> element also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.

Event Attributes

<hgroup> element also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.

By Default CSS Value(s)

Most of the browsers will display the <hgroup> element with the following by default value(s).

hgroup {
  display: block;

NOTE: The <hgroup> element is no longer part of the HTML5 standard. It’s advised to follow the HTML5 specification to mark up your multi-level headings without using <hgroup>.

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