Writing Mode

Can I use ?Can I use ?
writing-mode:modewriting-mode: mode
writing-mode:horizontal-tbwriting-mode: horizontal-tb
writing-mode:vertical-rlwriting-mode: vertical-rl
writing-mode:vertical-lrwriting-mode: vertical-lr
writing-mode:lrwriting-mode: lr
writing-mode:lr-tbwriting-mode: lr-tb
writing-mode:rlwriting-mode: rl
writing-mode:rl-tbwriting-mode: rl-tb
writing-mode:tbwriting-mode: tb
writing-mode:tb-rlwriting-mode: tb-rl


The writing-mode CSS property sets whether lines of text are laid out horizontally or vertically, as well as the direction in which blocks progress. When set for an entire document, it should be set on the root element (html element for HTML documents).

<p class="">

Writing Mode

Virtual CSS

<div class="writing-mode:horizontal-tb">
    <p class="f:blue-60! ...">
        Writing Mode
    <p class="...">
        Virtual CSS

Applying with functions

<div class="writing-mode:$(mode)">...</div>

Master supports native CSS variables and functions, just add var(--key) or use shorthand$(key) for variables.

You can also use calc(expression), env(expression) and other CSS functions if the property supports it.

To learn more, see the Functions documentation.

Conditionally apply

States and selectors

<div class="writing-mode:horizontal-tb:hover">...</div>

Master supports all native CSS selectors, just add :hover, :disabled, chaining, combinators and other CSS selectors as usual.

To learn more, see the Selectors documentation.

Responsive breakpoints

<div class="writing-mode:horizontal-tb@sm">...</div>

Responsive breakpoints can be applied to all styles. Some available breakpoints are 3xs, 2xs, xs, sm,md, lg, xl, 2xl, 3xl, 4xl. Arbitrary breakpoints can be specified through comparison operators >, >=, <, <=.

To learn more, see the Breakpoints documentation.

<div class="writing-mode:horizontal-tb@print">...</div>

Master supports media types like print, screen, speech, all, and other media queries.

To learn more, see the Media Queries documentation.

Dark mode and color schemes

<div class="writing-mode:horizontal-tb@dark">...</div>

Master uses the selector html.dark to support color schemes. Now, you can easily fine-tune your style for the color schemes.

To learn more, see the Color Schemes documentation.

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