One of the first things you should learn when learning to use CSS for layouts is how to align elements next to one another. You can align images and boxes to the right or left of text. You can align text in a paragraph to have right, left, or justified alignment. And you can stop the alignment where you want to, so that some text is next to an image, and some is below.
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Learning to Use CSS for Layout
- Basics of Web Layout
- Sample Layout Alignments for Web Pages
- Web Grids - Columnar Layout in Web Grids
- CSS Align
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