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CSS position Property


Position a <h2> element:

h2 {
    position: initial;
    left: 100px;
    top: 150px;

Definition and Usage

The position property determines the sort of situating strategy utilized for an component (static, relative, supreme or fixed).

Default value: static
Inherited: no
Animatable: no.
Version: CSS2
JavaScript syntax: object.style.position="initial"

Browser Support

The numbers in the table determine the main program form that completely bolsters the property.

position 1.0 12.0 7.0 1.0 1.0 4.0

CSS Syntax

position: static|absolute|fixed|relative|initial|inherit;

Property Values

Value Description
static Default esteem. Components render all together, as they show up in the record flow
absolute The component is situated with respect to its originally situated (not static) predecessor element
fixed The component is situated in respect to the program window
relative The component is situated in respect to its ordinary position, so "left:20px" adds 20 pixels to the component's LEFT position
initial Sets this property to its default esteem.
inherit Inherits this property from its parent component.


How to position a component with respect to its typical position:

h2.pos_left {
    position: relative;
    left: - 20px;

h2.pos_right {
    position: relative;
    left: 20px;