A <span> element which is used to color a part of a text:
Definition and Usage
<span> tag is an inline container used to mark up a part of a text, or a part of a document.
<span> tag is much like the <div> element, but <div> is a block-level element and
<span> is an inline element.
<span> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
<span> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.
HTML tutorial: HTML Block and Inline Elements
HTML DOM reference: Span Object
Default CSS Settings