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Using <DIV> to position paragraphs

jcorbin
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Last Modified: 2006-11-17
What I would like to do is create columns with each para and I thought I could do it using a <DIV> tag which specifies the positioning. I want the left and right to appear next to each other, not above/below each other. I have the following code;

<body>
<div id="left" style="positioning:absolute; top:100; left:10; width:200">

<p>left left left left left left left left left left left left left left left left left
left </p>
</div><div id="right" style="positioning:absolute; top:100; left:210; width:200">

<p>right right right right right right right right right right right right right right
right </p>
</div>
</body>
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