CSS | margin-block-start Property
The margin-block-start property is used to define the logical block start margin of element. This property helps to place margin depending on the element’s writing mode, directionality, and text orientation.
margin-block-start: length | auto | initial | inherit;
- length: It sets the fixed value defined in px, cm, pt. Negative values as mentioned earlier are allowed. 0px is the default value.
- auto: It is used when it is desired that the browser determines the width of the left margin.
- initial: It is used to set the value of the margin-left property to its default value.
- inherit: It is used when it is desired that the element inherit the margin-left property of its parent as its own.
Below examples illustrate the margin-block-start property in CSS:
Supported Browsers: The browser supported by margin-block-start property are listed below:
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox