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Is there a way to control where in a line of text the break(s) occur when the design adapts for screen/device? In my case, I have a single line for my business address, when viewed on a computer, but on a phone, it breaks into multiple lines, but in unpredictable places, so it's somewhat unreadable as an address, i.e. the name of the firm, the street number, then a line break followed by the street name, etc. Thoughts? Thanks in advance!

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Where lines break can be tricky. There is no CSS to address words individually or in groups. That part is left to HTML.

I can see two ways to go. You can use two sets of text blocks one for desktop display and one set for mobile. Then show/hide those block sets depending on viewport size.

So for example. On desktop you'd have one block...

SAN ANSELMO, CALIFORNIA 94960

...and then a second block...

SAN ANSELMO,
CALIFORNIA 94960

...and the use the CSS show/hide method I mentioned.

Alternately you could dump the text blocks and use code blocks to get more control over how the text is breaking.

<p style="text-align : center;">

  <span style="white-space : nowrap;">
  
    SAN ANSELMO,</span>
    
  <span style="white-space : nowrap;">
  
    CALIFORNIA 94960
    
    </span>
    
  </p>

The top text is a code block.

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These techniques are not guaranteed to fix your word wrapping issue but should give a bit more control.

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