The readonly attribute can be set to keep a user from using a text area until some other condition has been met (like selecting a checkbox, etc.). It takes the format:The name attribute is the name of the text field (for example, \"email_address\" or \"age\"). Wouldn’t you rather want to encode the HTML, unless you really, really, really trust what’s in the database? Here’s a look at how those two attributes affect the presentation of a textarea. A textarea is created with the HTML Here’s a look at how those two attributes affect the presentation of a textarea. A textarea is created with the HTML Here’s a look at how those two attributes affect the presentation of a textarea. A textarea is created with the HTML