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Perfect your Vertical Rhythm: CSS Line-Height Explained and De-mystified

Props to Russ Weakley for this fantastic and quick slideshow on everything you wanted to know about line-height and adjusting your “Vertical Rhythm”.

I guess what I took out of this more than anything, is specifiying line-height: 1.25; (with no unit) is a great option that will cascade down through child objects in your DOM and re-calculate line-height based on each item’s size.