Ben Borgers

How to make indented bullet points discs in CSS

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By default, indented bullet points become dots and squares instead of solid bullets.

I wanted all the bullet points to stay as solid discs, because I think that it looks better:

First, here’s the HTML for indented bullet points:

<ul>
<li>one</li>

<ul>
<li>one a</li>
</ul>

<li>two</li>
</ul>

Then, you can use this CSS to style every bullet point as a solid circle (a “disc”):

li {
list-style-type: disc;
}

Done! Now, ever bullet point will be the same solid disc, even if it’s indented.