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Day 87/100 The Box Model

Understanding how to position a particular object creates a notion of the figure of a box that would guide and interpret the entire concept as functional modern design.

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The box model comprises the set of properties that define parts of an element that take up space on a web page. The model includes the content area’s size (width and height) and the element’s padding, border, and margin. The properties include:

  1. width and height: The width and height of the content area.
  2. padding: The amount of space between the content area and the border.
  3. border: The thickness and style of the border surrounding the content area and padding.
  4. margin: The amount of space between the border and the outside edge of the element.

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.card {
  border: 2px solid #9DD1F1;
  display: inline-block;
  height: 200px;
  margin-top: 4px;
  padding: 30px auto;
  text-align: center;
  width: 215px;
  transition: all 200ms ease;
  cursor: pointer;
}

.card:hover {
  background-color: #004E89;
  border-color: #004E89;
}

.card img {
  padding-top: 40px;
}
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