To set the text to be thicker or thinner.


font-weight: <font-weight-value>;

The font-style-value can be the following:

  • normal
  • bolder
  • bold
  • initial
  • inherit
  • lighter

or can be in the form of numerical values from 100 to 900. The default value is normal while the default numerical value is 400.

Example 1

Set the p tag to bold:

p {
font-weight: bold;

Example 2

Set the p tag to 600:

p {
font-weight: 600;


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