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HTML HTML Basics Images, Text and Links Text Level Elements Challenge

How do you add line breaks in a paragraph?

How do you add line breaks in a paragraph

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html>
  <head>
    <title>HTML Text</title>
  </head>
  <body>
    <p>Mike's favorite course is HTML Basics</p>
    <p>
      Mike T. Frog
      100 Lilypad Way
      Portland, OR 97227
    </p>
  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
217,443 Points

The "<br>" tag that Jerzy suggested is probably what you want. It's a "void" element so it has only a start tag (no end tag). Here's an example:

    <p>
      Mike T. Frog<br>
      100 Lilypad Way<br>
      Portland, OR 97227
    </p>