In an HTML document, CSS Type Selectors match an element based on the element's node name (ex. the node name for <br /> is br and for <p> it's p). This is one of the most common selectors of all, due to its simplicity of understanding and since it is one of the first things you learn in CSS.


        <style type="text/css">
            span {
            br {
            p {
      <span>This is green underlined text with a 50px indent.</span>
      <br />
      This is not. It is only cleared from both sides.

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