HTML for SSCCEs Acronym

when SSCCEs means Short Self-contained Correct Examples

New! Now updated with the inheritance rules for the title attribute in HTML 5

The easiest way to create HTML code indicating that the acronym SSCCEs stands for Short Self-contained Correct Examples is to simply include the acronym in an HTML <a> tag and an abbreviation tag (not an acronym tag):

<a href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"
onclick="if (confirm('SSCCEs stands for Short Self-contained Correct Examples')) return false;"
>
<abbr>SSCCEs</abbr>
</a>

This is the recommended code for both HTML 4 browsers and HTML 5 browsers. Some browsers, most notably IE, do not activate help when the title attribute is coded on the <abbr> tag, but they do work as expected for titles on the <a> tag. The <abbr> tag inherits its title attribute from the parent <a> tag.

If you are creating HTML code for the definition of Short Self-contained Correct Examples, the meaning of the acronym SSCCEs, then include a <dfn> definition tag around the <abbr> abbreviation tag and follow the entire HTML code for the hypertext link with the definition of the term:

<p>A <a href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"
onclick="if (confirm('SSCCEs stands for Short Self-contained Correct Examples')) return false;"
>
<dfn><abbr title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples">SSCCEs</abbr>
</a> is ...(definition of Short Self-contained Correct Examples)....</p>

The <dfn> tag gets the term being defined from the title attribute of the <abbr> tag. The result should look like this (hovering your mouse over the SSCCEs acronym shows the expanded meaning of the acronym):

A SSCCEs is ...(definition of "Short Self-contained Correct Examples")....

If you are creating HTML code that simply expands the acronym then indicate that it is the SSCCEs acronymn which is being defined using an HTML <dfn> tag with a title attribute around the <abbr> tag and follow the HTML for the hypertext link with the acronym definition:

<p>When we use the acronym <a href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"
onclick="if (confirm('SSCCEs stands for Short Self-contained Correct Examples')) return false;"
>
<dfn title="SSCCEs"><abbr title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples">SSCCEs</abbr></dfn>
</a> it is the abbreviation for Short Self-contained Correct Examples.</p>

The result should look like this (hovering your mouse over the SSCCEs acronym shows the definition):

When we use the acronym SSCCEs it is the abbreviation for Short Self-contained Correct Examples.

Acronym Vocabulary URI Declaration

For the remaining examples, the Acronym Vocabulary namespace URI needs to be declared for use with element tag names and attribute values. For an HTML web page, the beginning of the file should look like this:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE html [
<!ENTITY at "http://Acronyms.net/terms/">
<!ENTITY av "http://Acronyms.net/vocabulary/">
]>
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xmlns:av="&av;">
<head>
<style type="text/css">
.hide { display: none }
</style>
...

This only needs to be done once per document file.

XLink simple link

First, declare the vocabulary as shown above. Then, add acronyms as follows:

<a href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"
xlink:type="simple"
xlink:href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/"
xlink:arcrole="&av;definedAt"
xlink:role="&av;definition"
xlink:title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"
xlink:show="new"
xlink:actuate="onRequest"
>
<abbr
xlink:type="simple"
xlink:href="&at;Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples"
xlink:arcrole="&av;standsFor"
xlink:role="&av;term"
xlink:title="SSCCEs - Short Self-contained Correct Examples"
xlink:show="new"
xlink:actuate="onRequest"
>SSCCEs</abbr></dfn>
</a>

XLink extended link

First, declare the vocabulary as shown above. Then, add acronyms as follows:

<a xlink:type="extended" href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples">
<abbr xlink:type="resource" xlink:label="acronym">SSCCEs</abbr>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="resource" xlink:label="verbal" xlink:title="pronunciation">s s c c e's</span>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="resource" xlink:label="expand" xlink:title="expansion">Short Self-contained Correct Examples</span>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="locator" xlink:label="term" xlink:role="&av;term" xlink:href="&at;Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples" xlink:title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="locator" xlink:label="definition" xlink:role="&av;definition" xlink:href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" xlink:title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="locator" xlink:label="finder" xlink:role="&av;reference" xlink:href="http://www.Acronyms.net/reference/s/SSCCEs#Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples" xlink:title="SSCCEs - Short Self-contained Correct Examples"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="arc" xlink:from="acronym" xlink:arcrole="&av;pronounceAs" xlink:to="verbal" xlink:actuate="onLoad"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="arc" xlink:from="acronym" xlink:arcrole="&av;expandsTo" xlink:to="expand"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="arc" xlink:from="acronym" xlink:arcrole="&av;standsFor" xlink:to="term"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="arc" xlink:from="term" xlink:arcrole="&av;definedAt" xlink:to="definition" xlink:show="new" xlink:actuate="onRequest"/>
<span class="hide" xlink:type="arc" xlink:from="acronym" xlink:arcrole="&av;foundAt" xlink:to="finder" xlink:show="new" xlink:actuate="onRequest"/>
</a>

embedded RDF metadata

First, declare the vocabulary as shown above. Then, add acronyms as follows:

<a href="http://www.Acronyms.net/terms/s/Short-Self-contained-Correct-Examples/" title="Short Self-contained Correct Examples">
<abbr>SSCCEs</abbr>
</a>

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