ASP.NET Core built-in Tag Helpers

By Peter Kellner

The ASP.NET Core framework includes many Tag Helpers that can help you be more productive in writing robust code. This section provides an overview of all the built-in Tag Helpers.


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

Built-in ASP.NET Core Tag Helpers

Anchor Tag Helper

Cache Tag Helper

Distributed Cache Tag Helper

Environment Tag Helper

Image Tag Helper