# Difference Between Cellpadding and Cellspacing

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In this post, we will understand the difference between cellpadding and cell spacing.

• It is associated with a single cell.

• It helps control the white space that is present between the border of the cell and the contents within the cell.

• The default value of cell padding is 1.

• It is used as an effective method.

• It is created using HTML <table> tag.

• The type of attribute is set to ‘cellpadding’.

## Example

<table cellpadding="value" >.....</table>

## Cellspacing

• It is associated with more than a single cell.

• It helps set the space between the single cells.

• It is less effective than cell padding.

• The default cell spacing value is 2.

• It can be created using HTML <table> tag.

• The type of attribute is set to ‘cellspacing’.

## Example

<table cellspacing="value" >.....</table>

## Output

Published on 23-Mar-2021 07:25:08