HTML DOM Style marginLeft Property

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The HTML DOM style marginLeft property returns and modify the left margin of an element in an HTML document.

Syntax

Following is the syntax −

  • Returning marginLeft

object.style.marginLeft
  • Modifying marginLeft

object.style.marginLeft = “value”

Example

Let us see an example of style marginLeft property −

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<style>
   body {
      color: #000;
      background: lightblue;
      height: 100vh;
   }
   p {
      border: 2px solid #fff;
   }
   .btn {
      background: #db133a;
      border: none;
      height: 2rem;
      border-radius: 2px;
      width: 40%;
      display: block;
      color: #fff;
      outline: none;
      cursor: pointer;
   }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<h1>DOM Style marginLeft Property Example</h1>
<p>Hi! I'm awesome paragraph with some random text. Hi! I'm awesome paragraph with some random text. Hi! I'm awesome paragraph with some random text. Hi! I'm awesome paragraph with some random text.
</p>
<button onclick="add()" class="btn">Add margin</button>
<script>
   function add() {
      document.querySelector('p').style.marginLeft = "50px";
   }
</script>
</body>
</html>

Output

This will produce the following output −

Click on “Add margin” button to add left margin to paragraph element −

raja
Published on 22-Jul-2019 13:46:09
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