Specify the exact value of the spacing between your words. Word-spacing works best when pixels are used as the spacing value.

Value Description
size px - size in terms of pixels
em - size in terms of the current font size
in - size in terms of inches
cm - size in terms of centimeters


p { word-spacing: 10px; }


This paragraph has a word-spacing value of 10px.

Compatibility Issues:

IE 5.0 - Not Supported
IE 5.5 - Not Supported