Managing white space with margins, padding, and line height


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Managing white space with margins, padding, and line height

Probably one of the most overlooked, but highly necessary tools to use when you're styling a page is white space. The web is full of text, and the devices we have to read the text really aren't suited for the job, because the typical desktop printer prints at over 600 dots per inch, whereas the monitor sitting on your desk can't show more than 72, or 90 six pixels per inch. Reading text on a screen is far more difficult than reading it on paper, and because of this lower resolution, using lots of white spaces in order to make your pages easier to read. So, in this exercise we'll learn how to learn how to manage the white space of our text using margins, padding, and line height. We're still working with the aboutus.html file here, and in this exercise, we're going to try to tighten up the space around the headings that we see here, and create more space between the text and the paragraphs.

First thing we're going to do is adjust the Line height of the paragraphs, a...

Managing white space with margins, padding, and line height
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Managing white space with margins, padding, and line height provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Essential Training

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Web
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