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<div class="md-form">
    <textarea id="input-example" class="form-control md-textarea" placeholder="Placeholder"></textarea>
    <label for="input-example">Basic textarea</label>


Based on the version from MDB:


No additional actions, aside from the markup, are needed to use this component.


  • MDB framework defines that the textarea element comes prior to the label element
  • It’s best practice to have a textarea element accompanied with a label element which are connected via the for attribute on the label element and the corresponding id on the textarea element