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    Image with text inside

    I'm trying to put text inside the body of an image. I've seen this done multiple times, but I have no idea where to start.



    An example of what I'm trying to do is:

    http://www.warriorwebinar.com/

    Can anyone help?

    Thank you,

    Jim

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    Hello kgjhk,
    You can put text over a picture by making it a background image.
    Have a look at this, just copy/paste the entire thing into a new .html document and view it in your browser -
    Code:
    <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
    <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
    <head>
    <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
    <title>Untitled Document</title>
    <style type="text/css">
    html, body {
    	font: 6px "Comic Sans MS";
    	background: #FC6;
    	text-align: center;
    }
    * {
    	margin: 0;
    	padding: 0;
    	outline: none;
    	border: none;
    }
    #container {
    	width: 293px;
    	height: 320px;
    	margin: 30px auto;
    	border: 1px solid #000; /*this line kills the UNcollapsing margin*/
    	background: url(http://i698.photobucket.com/albums/vv349/jimordale/test.gif);
    }
    #content {
    	width: 283px;
    	height: 100px;
    	margin: 100px auto 0;
    }
    </style>
    </head>
    <body>
        <div id="container">
        	<div id="content">
                <p>
                    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna 
                    aliquyam erat, sed diam voluptua. At vero eos et accusam et justo duo dolores et ea rebum. Stet clita kasd gubergren, no 
                    sea takimata sanctus est Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam 
                    nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliquyam erat, sed diam voluptua. At vero eos et accusam et justo 
                    duo dolores et ea rebum. Stet clita kasd gubergren, no sea takimata sanctus est Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet.
                </p>
            <!--end content--></div>
        <!--end container--></div>
    </body>
    </html>
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