Setting Font Size with Em in CSS

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To set the font-size property in CSS, you can use em. This is beneficial when you need pixel accuracy for the text. By default 1em = 16px, and 2em = 32px.

Example

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<style>
.demo {
   text-decoration: overline;
   text-decoration-color: yellow;
   font-size: 1.3em;
}
</style>
</head>
<body>
<h1>Examination Details</h1>
<p class="demo">Exam on 20th December.</p>
<p class="demo2">Exam begins at 9AM.</p>
</body>
</html>

Output

Example

Let us now see another example −

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<style>
div {
   text-align: justify;
   text-justify: inter-word;
   color: white;
   background-color: gray;
   font-size: 1.5em;
}
</style>
</head>
<body>
<h2>Demo Heading</h2>
<div>This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. This is demo text. </div>
</body>
</html>

Output

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Published on 26-Dec-2019 11:59:26
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