How do I put a name to the left of the select box? Do I have to use a paragraph then move it to the left?

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danwellman 5600

use a <label> element as this is much more semantic. To make the select sit next to it you'll need to float them both (and then clear them)

Answered almost 8 years ago by danwellman
  • do i put the label in html or css? canyonchase1 almost 8 years ago
  • The <label> element goes in the HTML. The styling for it (the floating and clearing) goes in the CSS. Paul Farnell almost 8 years ago
  • how do i put this label in. whats an example of what it will look like with the label with it? canyonchase1 almost 8 years ago
  • <label>The label text</label><select><option>An Option</option></select> would be the html and label, select { float:left; } the CSS danwellman almost 8 years ago