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Kate MassieFront End Web Development Techdegree Student 7,062 Points
How to style <hr>
Hi, I'm working on the Responsive Website project and I'm stumped on how to add a horizontal rule to the bottom of the page (just below the "Contact" section) that doesn't stretch all the way across the page.
I tried adding a bottom border to the Contact section, with margins to stop it before the edge of the page, but that left white space to the left and right of the Contact section.
I tried inserting an <hr> but if I give it margins, again white space appears to either side of the rule. Padding does not seem to have an effect, and I know the width property is not supported in HTML5.
Another strange thing that's happening is that when I delete the <hr> from my HTML, it continues to appear on the website.
Any help would be greatly appreciated, thank you!
anil rahman7,786 Points
width: 50%; --control width by pixels or percent
border: none; --get rid of thickness
height: 1px; -- redifine thickness with height
background-color: #000; --set colour