CSS float and clear
float property specifies how an element should float.
It is generally used with images and layouts.
clear property specifies what elements can float beside the cleared element and on which side. (This will be discussed here)
Float Property Values
float property is used for positioning and formatting content e.g. let an image float left to the text in a container.
float property can have one of the following values:
none- The element does not float (will be displayed just where it occurs in the text). This is default
left- The element floats to the left of its container
right- The element floats to the right of its container
inherit- The element inherits the float value of its parent
In its simplest use, the
float property can be used to wrap text around images.
The following example specifies that an image should float to the left in a text:
The following example specifies that an image should float to the right in a text:
In the following example the image will be displayed just where it occurs in the text