This feature has been removed from the Web standards. Though some browsers may still support it, it is in the process of being dropped. Avoid using it and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.
The HTML Center Element (
<center>) is a block-level element that can contain paragraphs and other block-level and inline elements. The entire content of this element is centered horizontally within its containing element (typically, the
This tag has been deprecated in HTML 4 (and XHTML 1) in favor of the CSS
text-align property, which can be applied to the
<div> element or to an individual
<p>. For centering blocks, use other CSS properties like
margin-right and set them to
auto (or set
This element implements the
Implementation note: up to Gecko 1.9.2 inclusive, Firefox implements the
HTMLSpanElement interface for this element.
<center>This text will be centered. <p>So will this paragraph.</p></center>
<div style="text-align:center">This text will be centered. <p>So will this paragraph.</p></div>
<p style="text-align:center">This line will be centered.<br> And so will this line.</p>
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