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Alex Weinberg
Alex Weinberg
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Make text fit parent container...

I'm wondering what the best way to do this is. Say I have a paragraph, and I want the text to stay within the element and not overflow. If the element resizes when I change the browser window size, I'd like the text to break at different points to fit within it. The only way I can figure out how to do this is word-wrap:break-word; but I'd like it to not break up any of the words. Is this possible?

1 Answer

You could try the overflow property. This page does a good job of explaining it: http://www.w3schools.com/cssref/pr_pos_overflow.asp

overflow: auto;

provides scroll bars if the content overflows.