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From: "B.G. Wiehle" <>
Subject: Re: OT ? HTML help - Controlling vertical spacing between lines?
Date: Sun, 29 May 2005 10:27:56 -0400
You are right -- style statements are the way to modify spacing (and many
other other things). You didn't say, though, what you wanted to change --
less spacing between paragraphs or more spacing between lines within
Spacing between elements (paragraphs, tables, images) can be controlled
with "margin" (margin-left, -right, -bottom, -top). Spacing within text
elements (paragraphs, table cells, lists) can be controlled with "line
Since you've already started into CSS, you hopefully have done your
homework on the basics. I like http://www.w3schools.com/ for both the
reference pages (what values go with which properties) and for the
tutorials/examples (that let you modify style statements and see the
----- Original Message -----
From: "Lorna Henderson" <>
Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2005 5:32 PM
Subject: OT ? HTML help - Controlling vertical spacing between lines?
I give up, I cannot think of what the right words would be to search for to
find how to control line spacing between lines.
I can see that <p> gives me more distance between lines than <br> does
But how do you fine tune this?
I'm trying to convert my web site to style sheets so things are consistent
and taking the opportunity to rethink several bits.
|Re: OT ? HTML help - Controlling vertical spacing between lines? by "B.G. Wiehle" <>|