CSS Latest Updates - Inner & Outer Values of display Property

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We will now be able to explicitly set display type of elements by two valued syntax of CSS display. This will allow us to change the flow layout of element

Syntax

The syntax of CSS display property is as follows −

Selector {
   display: /*inside*/ /*outside*/
}

Example

The following examples illustrate CSS display property.

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
   <head>
      <style>
         body,div,span {
            box-shadow: inset 0 0 12px lightgreen;
            border: 2px dotted gray;
         }
         span {
            padding: 2%;
            display: inline flow-root;
         }
      </style>
   </head>
   <body>
      <div>
         <p>
            Aliquam non metus diam. Suspendisse ac euismod eros, quis feugiat lacus.
         </p>
         <img src="https://images.unsplash.com/photo-1611625618313-68b87aaa0626?crop=entropy&cs=tinysrgb&fit=crop&fm=jpg&h=128&ixlib=rb-1.2.1&q=80&w=128" />
         <span>Inline Block</span> <span>Span</span>
         Quisque sit amet consequat sem. Morbi eleifend erat et orci faucibus lacinia.
      </div>
   </body>
</html>

This gives the following output in Firefox

Example

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
   <head>
      <style>
         body,div,span {
            margin: 2%;
            box-shadow: inset 0 0 12px orange;
            border: 2px ridge cadetblue;
         }
         span {
            padding: 2%;
            display: block flow;
         }
      </style>
   </head>
   <body>
      <div>
         <p>
         Aliquam non metus diam. Suspendisse ac euismod eros, quis feugiat lacus.
         </p>
         <span>Block is now</span> <span>Block Flow</span>
         Quisque sit amet consequat sem. Morbi eleifend erat et orci faucibus lacinia.
      </div>
   </body>
</html>

This gives the following output

raja
Published on 10-Feb-2021 18:16:49
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