CSS Hanging Indents

Every once in a while, you may find yourself in a position where you need to create a hanging indent on a paragraph or set of paragraphs on one of your pages. There isn’t really an out-of-the-box way to do so with CSS, but you can accomplish it pretty easily by combining two CSS properties.

In case you aren’t sure what a hanging indent is, it’s basically when the first line of a paragraph is flush with the left margin, but any subsequent lines in that paragraph are indented.