How to insert a tip for the user in the input text with HTML
In this article, we’ll learn how to insert a tip for the user in the input, so he can understand what he needs to fill in the field.
Hey you programmer, okay? Let’s learn something new!
Well, to solve the tip problem in the form we have a very simple and useful feature
Let’s insert an attribute in the desired input, this attribute is called placeholder
And in the placeholder we have to insert a value, which is the tip we’ll give the user to fill in the field correctly
How to insert a tip for the user in the input: in practice!
Let’s see it in the code how to apply this attribute:
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Como inserir uma dica para o usuário no input</title> </head> <body> <form> <input type="text" name="name" placeholder="Insira o seu nome"> <input type="email" name="email" placeholder="Insira seu e-mail"> <input type="submit" value="Enviar"> </form> </body> </html>
Now see what is displayed in the browser:
We can see that in the name and email inputs, we insert the placeholder attribute
Inside we write tips for the user to guide themselves and send the form correctly to the backend
We then solved our problem! Cool, isn’t it? 😀
We learned how to insert a tip for the user via input with the placeholder attribute
This is very important because sometimes we need to give more accurate information than we want from the user
Making the application fulfill its purpose and the user to send the data correctly
And that’s it for today, see you on the next post! 🙂