word-spacing

  • Revision slug: CSS/word-spacing
  • Revision title: word-spacing
  • Revision id: 24548
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  • Creator: Jürgen Jeka
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{{ CSSRef() }}

Summary

The word-spacing CSS property specifies spacing behavior between words.

  • {{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: {{ Cssxref("normal") }}
  • Applies to: all elements
  • {{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: yes
  • Percentages: n/a
  • Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}
  • {{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: for normal the value 0; otherwise the absolute length

Syntax

word-spacing:  normal | <length>

Values

normal 
The normal inter-word space, as defined by the current font and/or the UA.
<length> 
See {{ Xref_csslength() }} value for possible units.

Examples

p { word-spacing: 1em; }

Specifications

Browser compatibility

Browser Lowest Version
Internet Explorer 6.0
Firefox (Gecko) 1.0 (1.0)
Opera 3.5
Safari (WebKit) 1.0 (85)

See also

{{ CSS_Reference:Text() }}

{{ languages( { "pl": "pl/CSS/word-spacing" } ) }}

Revision Source

<p>{{ CSSRef() }}</p>
<h3 name="Summary">Summary</h3>
<p>The<code> word-spacing </code>CSS property specifies spacing behavior between words.</p>
<ul> <li>{{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: {{ Cssxref("normal") }}</li> <li>Applies to: all elements</li> <li>{{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: yes</li> <li>Percentages: n/a</li> <li>Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}</li> <li>{{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: for<code> normal </code>the value<code> 0</code>; otherwise the absolute length</li>
</ul>
<h3 name="Syntax">Syntax</h3>
<pre class="eval">word-spacing:  normal | &lt;length&gt;
</pre>
<h3 name="Values">Values</h3>
<dl><dt>normal </dt><dd> The normal inter-word space, as defined by the current font and/or the UA.<br>
</dd><dt>&lt;length&gt;  <br>
</dt><dd> See {{ Xref_csslength() }} value for possible units.<br>
</dd></dl><h3 name="Examples">Examples</h3>
<pre class="eval">p { word-spacing: 1em; }
</pre>
<h3 name="Specifications">Specifications</h3>
<ul> <li><a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/text.html#propdef-word-spacing">CSS 2.1 Text #word-spacing</a></li>
</ul><h3 name="Browser_compatibility">Browser compatibility</h3>
<table class="standard-table"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Browser</th> <th>Lowest Version</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Internet Explorer</td> <td><strong>6.0</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Firefox (Gecko)</td> <td><strong>1.0</strong> (1.0)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Opera</td> <td><strong>3.5</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Safari (WebKit)</td> <td><strong>1.0</strong> (85)</td> </tr> </tbody>
</table>
<h3>See also</h3>
<p>{{ CSS_Reference:Text() }}<span class="comment"><br>
</span></p> <p>{{ languages( { "pl": "pl/CSS/word-spacing" } ) }}</p>
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