The drop-initial-value property is the basic property that activates a drop-initial effect. By providing a value different than 'initial or '1', the primary connection point is moved after the initial line.

  • Initial valueinitial
  • Applies to::first-letter pseudo element
  • InheritedNo
  • MediaVisual
  • Computed valueSpecified value
  • AnimatableNo
  • CSS VersionCSS3
  • JavaScript syntaxobject.style.dropInitialValue
Formal syntax: initial | <integer>

drop-initial-value: [value];
  • initialThe drop initial letter is aligned on the initial line
  • <integer>The drop initial letter is sunken to the nth line (as determined by the integer value).
.class {
   drop-initial-value:; 
}
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Last updated on 23rd March 2014 By Rene Spronk

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