In this section, we will learn what the name attribute is and how to use it.
What is name Attribute in HTML <select> Tag?
The name attribute is used in an HTML <select> element to set a name for it.
Other than that, after the value of a dropdown list is sent to a server, that server also use this name to access the value of the target <select> element.
HTML name Attribute in <select> Tag Syntax:
<select name = “name”> </select>
<select> Tag name Attribute Values
The value we set for the `name` attribute can be any general or specific name. But you should always endeavor to use names associated with the purpose of the target element.
Example: using name attribute in HTML <select> tag
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