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The "text-indent" CSS Property

This property sets the indentation applied to lines of inline content in a block. The value may be negative.

Values for "text-indent"
CSS LevelValue
CSS 2.1a length or a percentage
CSS3"[ <length> | <percentage> ] && hanging? && each-line?"


  • The indendation affects only the first formatted line of an element unless the CSS3 "hanging" or "each-line" keyword is specified. The "hanging" keyword inverts which lines are affected.

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