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What is the benefit of using the order property to rearrange columns versus having the columns ordered in the html?

Doesn't it create confusion if you have the columns ordered one way in the HTML, but then rearrange them with a property in the CSS?

Lauren Waller
Lauren Waller
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For me, the benefit is to be able to rearrange it from mobile to larger desktops. Like on mobile you may want the column with the picture in it to display first but on a larger screen you would probably want that column in the middle. So you write the HTML for mobile first and then in larger screens use the order property to change the first column to be displayed second. Hope that helps!

2 Answers

It's quicker. More flexibility.

Lauren Waller Thanks, that makes sense.