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CSS Pocket Reference, 4th Edition by Eric A. Meyer

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Name

pause

Values:

<'pause-before'> || <'pause-after'>

Initial value:

Not defined for shorthand properties

Applies to:

All elements

Inherited:

No

Computed value:

See individual properties

Description:

A shorthand property that defines pauses that precede and follow the audio rendering of an element’s content. A pause is an interval in which no content is audibly rendered, although background sounds may still be audible. See pause-before and pause-after for details on the placement of the pauses.

Examples:

h1 {pause: 1s 500ms;}
ul {pause: 250ms;}

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