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Sams Teach Yourself HTML and CSS in 24 Hours by Michael Morrison, Julie C. Meloni

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Hour 5. Working with Text Blocks and Lists

In the early days of the Web, text was displayed in only one font and in one size. However, a combination of HTML and CSS now makes it possible to control the appearance of text and how it is aligned and displayed on a web page. This hour will show you the basics of text alignment and will guide you through some advanced text tips and tricks, such as the use of lists. Because lists are so common, HTML provides tags that automatically indent text and add numbers, bullets, or other symbols in front of each listed item. You’ll learn how to format different types of ...

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