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XHTML Tutorial - Getting Extra Space between Paragraphs
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How To Get Extra Space between Paragraphs?
By default, browsers will give a predefined white space between
two paragraphs. But if you want some extra white space between
two paragraphs, you can enter an extra paragraph with a
Note that a true empty paragraph will not give any extra white
space. See the following tutorial XHTML document:
<?xml version="1.0" ?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN"
<title>Extra Space between Paragraphs</title>
<p>Row, row, row your boat,
Gently down the stream.</p>
<p>Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily,
Life is but a dream.</p>
<p>Frère Jacques, Frère Jacques,
Dormez vous? Dormez vous?
Sonnez les matines, Sonnez les matines,
Din, din, don! Din, din, don!</p>
If you save the above document as space.html, and view it with
Internet Explorer, you will see that the empty paragraph gives no
extra white space. But the paragraph with a entity does
give the extra white space you wanted as shown below:
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- What Is the "body" Tag/Element?
- What Is Wrong with My "body" Elements?
- What Elements Are Allowed as Body Sub-Elements?
- What Attributes Are Allowed in the Body Element?
- What Is a "p" Tag/Element?
- Can I Mix Images with Text in a Paragraph?
- How To Control Line Breaks in a Paragraph?
- How To Highlight One Part of a Paragraph?
- How To Get Extra Space between Paragraphs?
- What Is Wrong with My "p" Elements?
- What Is a "pre" Tag/Element?
- Are Tab Characters Preserved in a "pre" Element?
- Can Images Be Included in "pre" Elements?
- What Is a "blockquote" Tag/Element?
- Can "blockquote" Elements Be Nested?
- What Are Heading Tags/Elements?
- What Are "hr" Tags/Elements?
- What Are Other Block Elements?