The Wonders of Text Ellipsis November 15, 2016

A common issue when working with constrained UI elements is text overflowing outside of it’s parent or breaking into addition lines (thus breaking the layout).

This is most commonly seen with the direct and placeholder values for input fields on form elements. For example, the following input placeholder will be cutoff from the user’s view:

Luckily, 3 simple CSS parameters can fix this.

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