Re: Vertically aligning text next to images

gjw@best.com
Tue, 30 May 1995 18:56:08 -0700


From: gjw@best.com
Date: Tue, 30 May 1995 18:56:08 -0700
Message-Id: <199505310156.SAA09397@shell1.best.com>
Subject: Re: Vertically aligning text next to images
To: www-html@www10.w3.org

I use the follwing technique in order to line up my text with the middle of an 
image.

<img align=middle src="../buttons/books.gif">
<b>The Resource Page</b>

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Date: Tue, 30 May 1995 19:07:49 +0500
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From: boo@primenet.com (Walter Ian Kaye)
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Subject: Re: Vertically aligning text next to images

>What attributes can one use to determine the vertical positioning of text
>alongside inline images? For example, I'm trying to align some brief
>explanatory captions next to thumbnail images. I've aligned the image to
>the left of the page, which allows the text to run flush with the right
>side of the image. But since there's not much text, I'd like to have the
>text begin about a quarter of the way down the image rather than at the
>image's top border.
>
>Is there any elegant way to accomplish this, or must I use <br>s?



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