ASP.NET Core built-in Tag Helpers

By Peter Kellner

ASP.NET Core includes many built-in Tag Helpers to boost your productivity. This section provides an overview of the built-in Tag Helpers.


There are built-in Tag Helpers which aren't discussed, since they're used internally by the Razor view engine. This includes a Tag Helper for the ~ character, which expands to the root path of the website.

Built-in ASP.NET Core Tag Helpers

Anchor Tag Helper

Cache Tag Helper

Distributed Cache Tag Helper

Environment Tag Helper

Form Tag Helper

Image Tag Helper

Input Tag Helper

Label Tag Helper

Select Tag Helper

Textarea Tag Helper

Validation Message Tag Helper

Validation Summary Tag Helper

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