The outline property in CSS draws a line around the outside of an element. It’s similar to border except that:

  1. It always goes around all the sides, you can’t specify particular sides
  2. It’s not a part of the box model
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Adding Stroke to Web Text

Fonts on the web are essentially vector-based graphics. That’s why you can display them at 12px or 120px and they remain crisp and relatively sharp-edged. Vector means that their shape is determined by points and mathematics to describe the shape, …

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