How to format my form with CSS?

Tags: css,forms

Problem :

Here is the HTML for my left column:

<div id="leftcolumn">
    <ul id="mainnavigation">
        <li><a href="#">Inicio</a></li>
        <li><a href="#">Evaluaciones</a></li>
        <li><a href="#">Docentes</a></li>
        <li><a href="#">Soporte</a></li>                
    <div id="loginarea">              
        <input type="text" name="Username" />          
        <input type="password" name="Password" />
        <input type="submit" value="Entrar" />

And here is my CSS:


#leftcolumn ul#mainnavigation

#leftcolumn ul#mainnavigation li


#leftcolumn ul#mainnavigation li a

#leftcolumn ul#mainnavigation li a:hover


#loginarea input

I'm trying to have a small login form on that left navigation area and I'd like the label to be on top of their respective textbox.

Any help?

Solution :

Use labels, this is what they are for

    <label for="username">Username:</label>     
    <input type="text" name="Username" id="username" />          
    <label for="password">Password:</label>   
    <input type="password" name="Password" id="password" />
    <input type="submit" value="Entrar" />

Then if you make the labels display:block they will line up on top of the inputs

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