The HTML Label Element (
<label>) represents a caption for an item in a user interface. It can be associated with a control either by using the
for attribute, or by placing the control element inside the
label element. Such a control is called the labeled control of the label element.
Deprecated: This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.