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H1 {padding: 0 0 0 0.25in;}H2 {padding-left: 0.25in;}

7.5.3. Padding and Inline Elements

Thereis one major difference between margins and padding when it comes toinline elements. Let's turn things around and talk about leftand right padding first off. Here, if we set values for the left orright padding, they will be visible, as Figure 7-60

Figure 6-53

Figure 6-53. The background image appears too low to be seen fully

Furthermore, even assuming that the background image is initiallyvisible, it always scrolls with the document. Perhaps you don'twant to see what Figure 6-54 depicts:

BODY {background-image: url(bigyinyang.gif);background-repeat: no-repeat;background-position: center;}
Figure 6-54

Figure 6-54. Scrolling the background image out of view

is the distance between the elements.

To see what this means, let's start with a paragraph that has a negative top margin and no margins on its other sides -- this will keep the example simple. In addition, we'll make the paragraph bold, so that it's easier to distinguish from its neighbors:

<P STYLE="margin: -1.75em 0 0 0; font-weight: bold;">
This paragraph has a negative top margin...
P {color: #333;}PRE, CODE, TT {color: rgb(50%,50%,50%); background-color: #FFFFCC;}A:link {color: blue; background-color: yellow;}A:visited {color: navy; background-color: white;}
Figure 6-20

Figure 6-20. The results of a more sophisticated style sheet

This is but the tiniest beginning of what's possible, ofcourse. By all means, try some examples of your own!

specify the font SIZE, and, for some browsers, font FACE and font COLORfor your page: 
<BASEFONT SIZE="n" FACE="name" COLOR="color">
where n=3 references the client browser's default fontsize, typically 12-point, so that the allowable  n values1 through 7 typically reference 8, 10, 12, 14, 18, 24 and 36 points respectively;"name" references a font name (Arial, Times New Roman or whatever);and "color" is an RGB hexadecimal triple or one of the 16 namedcolors. 

Then you can change font attributes for special pieces of text in-line