[thelist] thanks and easy questions

Suellen Stringer-Hye Stringers at LIBRARY.Vanderbilt.edu
Thu Sep 14 09:27:02 CDT 2000

I tried to use the definition list once bu the indent was larger than I 
wanted it to be. Is there a way to control how many spaces the 
indent on the <dl></dl>tag will be? 

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> Now here is my easy question--I know there is a trick for making an
> indented list with the heading flush left and the equivalent of a
> <br> between the heading and the first indented list item. 
> Everything I am trying (<blockquote>, <ul>) leads to a full line
> space instead.  Just adding several &nbsp; to each list item seems
> like cheating, and a lot of extra code, to boot.

Hi Martha, use a definition list.

  <dd>First line of your list</dd>
  <dd>Second line of your list</dd>

Good luck,


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Suellen Stringer-Hye
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