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Cascading Style Sheets: The Definitive Guide by Eric A. Meyer

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Name

margin-top — IE4 P/P | IE5 P/Y | NN4 P/P | Op3 Y/-

Synopsis

This sets the size of the top margin of an element. Negative values are permitted, but caution is recommended.

Example

UL {margin-top: 0.5in;}

Values

<length> | <percentage> | auto

Default

0

Inherited

no

Applies to

all elements

Percentage values refer to the width of the closest block-level ancestor.

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