All of the elements we have used so far have had an opening and a closing tag.

There are a few elements that are self closing. For these tags, instead of having content between an open and close tag, they have content provided as an attribute.

Annotated self closing HTML Element.

The image element is a self closing element, and has the tagname img.

We can use the following html to add an image to a webpage:

<img src="link/to/image" />

The src attribute means source and it expects a URL to an image.

The next challenge asks you to add images to your page. Here are three image URLs to use for this challenge:

Add the three images listed above to your webpage.

If you want to use a different image from the internet, you can right click on the image and copy it’s URL (see the screenshot below).

Screenshot of right click menu for image on Google Images.