HTML Line Breaks

How to go to next line in an HTML Document?

When you want to add a new line in your HTML page you can use < br > tag, < br > tag is not to create a paragraph.


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A line break ends the line you are currently on and resumes on the next line , and it does not require a closing tag.

Some people uses multiple BR tag for creating vertical space in the HTML page , it may not work in all browsers. You can use < br > tag and < br/ > tags, both are supported in all major browsers.

HTML horizontal line

How to draw a line in an HTML Document ?

< hr > tag is used to draw lines across the page and it has no end tag like < br > tag.


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You can use < hr > tag and < hr/ > tags, both are supported in all major browsers.

HR Element Attributes

You can set attributes like noshade , size , color , width , and align attributes to < hr > tag.

Noshade :

Noshade attribute create a flat look solid line.

< hr noshade >

Size :

The default line thickness is 2, you can change the size attributes to change the thickness of the Line.


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You can draw color line in html page, you have to set color attributes to < hr > tag.


You can set width attribute to < hr > tag tag.


You can align the horizondal line to LEFT, RIGHT or CENTER of the HTML Page.

Horizondal Line with Attributes


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