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Martin Coutts
Martin Coutts
18,154 Points

How to get footer to stay at bottom of page

I just finished building a fake site but I am having the issue that the content on some of the pages is too little so there is a large white space under the footer. I have tried changing the "bottom" to 0, margin bottom to zero and I can't seem to fix it.

Any ideas? The link is below for the page as well as the git repo

http://martincoutts.com/hotelArtemis/index.html

https://github.com/martincavaliers/hotelArtemis

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
228,991 Points

Looking at your page on my browser (Chrome), I do not see any white space. The black footer touches the bottom edge of the window.

Martin Coutts
Martin Coutts
18,154 Points

On the first page it’s fine but on a few of the other pages it does it

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
228,991 Points

My browser devtools show the footer inside a div that has a 50px bottom margin, which would explain the space but I'm not seeing it like that in the source. Very odd!

But I did notice in the source that the "<!DOCTYPE html>" declaration is missing the exclamation point. Try fixing that and see if it helps.