Creating text emphasis


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Creating text emphasis

>> Adding emphasis is not just about making certain words and phrases stand out visually, it should be a semantic markup practice as well. Emphasized words tell your users which words are more important and enhance the meaning of your text. There are two HTML elements that you can use for emphasizing text, the M tag and the Strong tag. The HTML element named M is completely different from the unit of measurement named M that we talked about earlier. The HTML M element is used to markup pieces of text you want to emphasize.

The strong element is used to markup pieces of text you want to strongly emphasize. There's no official guidance on what makes something emphasized versus strongly emphasized, so it's up to you to decide which to use. You can use both or you could just pick one and use that throughout your site. The important thing is to just be consistent in which ones you use and how you use them to markup text. Using consistent HTML elements throughout your site for the same ...

Creating text emphasis
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