Web Page Design: Block-level Markup 01

In this section, we will examine in detail how to markup the various block-level elements in HTML. The following elements all start a new block:

Text flow normally starts from the leftmost pixel in the browser canvas and proceeds to the rightmost pixel, wrapping at the edge and a word break. As the browser window is re-sized, the browser will render the text again on the new canvas.

New blocks are typically preceded by a blank line.


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