CSS Float

Float is a CSS property written in CSS file or directly in the style of an element. The float property defines the flow of content. Below are the types of floating properties:

Float type Usage
float: left Element foats on left side of the container
float: right Element floats on right side of container
float: inherit Element inherits floating property of it’s parent (div, table etc…)
float: none Element is displayed as it is (Default).

float:left

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Float</title>
</head>
<body>
<div class = "GFG" style = "font-size:40px; 
color:#006400; float:left;">
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</div>
</body>
</html>                    

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float-left

float:right

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Float</title>
</head>
<body>
<div class = "GFG" style = "font-size:40px; 
color:#006400; float:right;">
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</div>
</body>
</html>   

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Output:

float-right

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Float</title>
</head>
<body>
<div class = "GFG" style = "font-size:40px; 
color:#006400; float:none;">
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</div>
</body>
</html>    

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float-none

float:inherit

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Float</title>
</head>
<body>
<div style="float:right">
    <div class = "GFG" style = "font-size:40px; 
    color:#006400; float:inherit;">
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    </div>
</div>
</body>
</html>

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Output:

float-inherit


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