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uring creation of an HTML page using CSS, it is essential to know


the HTML elements display behavior. HTML elements have three

display style options inline, block and none. Each option has its
significant in the designing of HTML page.
The basic difference among these display options is very important to
know in order to use CSS efficiently. In this article, I will expose the basic
difference among these display options.

Block display elements makes a separate block with a new

or container.

3.

Using CSS we can fix height and width of block elements.

4.

It can have other inline or block elements.

5.

<div>, <h1><h6>, <p>, <ul>, <ol>, <dl>, <li>, <dt>,


<blockquote>,

<pre>,<form>

are

02. Inline
Inline display elements stay with the flow of the document
and dont force the new line.

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It takes the width as it needs.

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Using CSS we cant fix height and width of inline elements.

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It can have only inline elements.

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<span>, <a>, <strong>, <em>, <img />, <abbr>,

visible naturally.
We can change the display style of block elements to inline and vice

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Paragraph width will be equal to the container width
Paragraph height will be equal to its content.

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This paragraph is now an inline element. The width and height

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taken by it will be acc. to its content.

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The width and height taken by it will be acc. to its content.

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We cant set a fixed width and/or height to an inline element.

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06. An anchor tag converted into a block


element using display:block;

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This anchor tag is now a block element.

use it?

The width will be equal to the its container.

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The height will be equal to the its content.

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In this article I try to expose the display property of elements with simple
examples. I hope after reading this article you will be able to make a
good html design. I would like to have feedback from my blog readers.
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