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Unusual HTML or CSS error , or at least not sure what to do with it

Hello, I have been layouting my all webages around 30 layout like this , but now theres a white space between the sections . Im not sure whats wrong with it . I use a normalize css so therefore margins and paddings are set on 0 and it doesnt make any difference . I didnt include normalize there because it loads forever.


4 Answers

Try adding this in:

p {
    margin: 0;

Or alternatively, you can add this ugly CSS in:

footer {
  padding: 10px;

Adding either one will remove the white spaces. The h1 and p elements have margins which push other elements away. Either take away their margins or put some padding on surrounding elements.

the first code is more likely , the second code i woudnt use althought it can be nice but there would be quite a lot of white space i guess :) thanks

Adama Sy
Adama Sy
7,076 Points

to understand what it is instead of telling you. type this in your css.

body {

background-color: blue;


with the result you will understand what is happening

Yes i see it , for some reason it goes throw the outerDiv but i guess i shoudnt , or theres something im doing wrong? i had break one month thought that error is unusual. I can chage the outerDiv to white etc.. ut this blocks wont stack up for some reason .

Adama Sy
Adama Sy
7,076 Points

it's not an error man, it's just your background color that is showing between . Why do you think it's anerror?

this blocks should be together, there shoudnt be a white background beetween, it should be one on top of other. And as error coz i never had this problem . One on top of other i mean touching each others with shoulders ot actulay one on another

Juan Aviles
Juan Aviles
12,795 Points

Have you tried this in a regular browser? I'm not sure exactly what is going on, but when I check the "reset" box in the CSS in Codepen it works like you are expecting it should...all the boxes are touching with no background bleeding through. When I check the "Normalize" checkbox, I also get the background showing through. I have to admit though that I'm not too familiar with CodePen to really be able to say what's going on.