Letter and word spacing


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Letter and word spacing

To control the spacing between letters and words in CSS, we use the letter spacing and word spacing properties respectively. Now those of you familiar with print design will recognize letter spacing as tracking, which essentially means adding an equal amount of space between letter pairs. Now true kerning through CSS still eludes us at the moment, but as we'll discuss at the end of this lesson, it shouldn't be much longer until those capabilities are added as well. So for this example, we're going to be using spacing.htm which you can find in the 04_11 folder.

And just real briefly I'm going to look at structure of this to tell you a little bit about what we're going to be doing here. We've got a very simple structure to the page, but we have couple of headings that I want you to pay close attention to. We have one h2 with a class of letter, another h2 with a class of word, and we're going to use these to practice letter spacing and word spacing. We also have a ...

Letter and word spacing
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Letter and word spacing provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the CSS: Core Concepts

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