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Word Break Tag

The word break tag stands for Word Break Tag that is used to add a line-break. This tag is used when a word is too long or you are anxious about line not to break from place where you donít want it to.

Till yet, <wbr> tag has not gained immense popularity though, it has great usability. It is compatible with tables on sites. With the help of these tags, you can easily add space, even in very large and very tight tables and avoid horizontal scrollbars. These scrollbars are mainly caused by the length of method or attribute names. Moreover, it is essential to keep the table limited by not allowing it to extend the window.

On smaller resolutions, strategically placed line breaks keep the table from growing larger than the window, and thus causing horizontal scrollbars.

This is a sample page text that gives you information on how you can use wbr tags. Use this tag between any two words where you want browser to break <wbr>the line if necessary. You can use it as <wbr> many times as required on a page.