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The letter-spacing CSS property specifies the spacing behavior between text characters.
tăng giảm khoảng cách giữa các chữ.

/* <length> values */
letter-spacing: 0.3em;
letter-spacing: 3px;
letter-spacing: .3px;

/* Keyword values */
letter-spacing: normal;

/* Global values */
letter-spacing: inherit;
letter-spacing: initial;
letter-spacing: unset;

Initial valuenormal
Applies toall elements. It also applies to ::first-letter and ::first-line.
Computed valuean optimum value consisting of either an absolute length or the keyword normal
Animation typea length
Canonical orderthe unique non-ambiguous order defined by the formal grammar



The normal letter spacing for the current font. Unlike a value of 0, this value allows the user agent to alter the space between characters in order to justify text.
mặc định
Specifies extra inter-character space in addition to the default space between characters. Values may be negative, but there may be implementation-specific limits. User agents may not further increase or decrease the inter-character space in order to justify text.
tăng giảm khoảng cách giữa các chữ
nhận giá trị âm

không có tác dụng khi có text-align: justify

Formal syntax

normal | <length>



<p class="first-example"> letter spacing </p>
<p class="second-example"> letter spacing </p>
<p class="third-example"> letter spacing </p>
<p class="fourth-example"> letter spacing </p>


.first-example  { letter-spacing: 0.4em; }
.second-example { letter-spacing: 1em; }
.third-example  { letter-spacing: -0.05em; }
.fourth-example { letter-spacing: 6px; }


Specification Status Comment
CSS Text Module Level 3
The definition of 'letter-spacing' in that specification.
Working Draft No change.
CSS Transitions
The definition of 'letter-spacing' in that specification.
Working Draft Defines letter-spacing as animatable.
CSS Level 2 (Revision 1)
The definition of 'letter-spacing' in that specification.
Recommendation No change.
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'letter-spacing' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial SVG definition.
CSS Level 1
The definition of 'letter-spacing' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
HTML support 1.0 (Yes) 1.0 (1.7 or earlier) 4.0 3.5 1.0 (85)
SVG support (Yes) ? No support (bug 371787) ? (Yes) (Yes)
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
HTML support ? (Yes) ? ? ? ?
SVG support ? ? ? ? ? ?

See also