How To Add Single / Double Line Spacing In WordPress

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Are you searching for a way to add single/double line spacing in WordPress? In most of the word processors, you will be able to easily add blank line space by pressing the Enter key a few times. You can also add double line space by formatting options. However, in the visual editor of WordPress, you don’t get those buttons. 

Therefore in this post, I am going to show you how to add single/double line spacing in WordPress. Check the post till last, afterward, you will be able to add single/double line spacing by yourself. 

Let’s begin then. 

How To Add Single / Double Line Spacing In WordPress

Before starting it’s important to know that line spacing is controlled by the WordPress theme you are using. At here I will show you to add line spacing in WordPress visual editor. 

Add Single Line Space

When you write something in the editor, then you might want a single space instead of double spaced. 

In this case, you have to press the “SHIFT + ENTER” key. 

This will allow you to add a new line inside an existing paragraph.

Add Double Line Space

Whenever you press the Enter key on your keyboard, WordPress automatically adds a line break. Visual editor considers it as a new paragraph. This means whenever you press Enter, youwill automatically get a double line space.

So simply go and press Enter whenever you need a double line space. 

With this simple one hit, you will have double line space whenever and wherever you want.

If you wish you can also modify line spacing by custom css. Put below codes on your CSS then apply line-height according to your need. 

.post p {
line-height: 1.5em;
padding-bottom: 15px;

Final Words

I hope this post helped you to add single/double line spacing in WordPress. If you find this post useful please share it with your friends. Don’t forget to write your thoughts through the comment box below. 


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