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What is the meaning of <div> </div>

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2/28/2018 9:13:25 PM

Hani

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div is like a box that holds web code.

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The HTML Content Division element (<div>) is the generic container for flow content. It has no effect on the content or layout until styled using CSS. As a "pure" container, the <div> element does not inherently represent anything. Instead, it's used to group content so it can be easily styled using the class or id attributes, marking a section of a document as being written in a different language (using the lang attribute), and so on.

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Officially the <div> tag defines a division or a section in an HTML document. However it is used as an “all purpose” tag to group block elements that will later to be styled with CSS.

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The HTML Content Division element (<div>) is the generic container for flow content. It has no effect on the content or layout until styled using CSS. As a "pure" container, the <div> element does not inherently represent anything. Instead, it's used to group content so it can be easily styled using the class or id attributes, marking a section of a document as being written in a different language (using the lang attribute), and so on.