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What is the CSS property align-items used for and what values can it have?

Experience Level: Junior
Tags: CSSFlexbox

Answer

The align-items defines the alignment of the flex items within the flex-container when the items are wrapped/when there are multiple rows (or columns) on the main axis.

The property can have the following values:

  • stretch - items are stretched to fit the container
  • center - items are positioned at the center of the container
  • flex-start - items are positioned at the beginning of the container
  • flex-end - items are positioned at the end of the container
  • baseline - items are positioned at baseline of the container
CSS
div {
  display: flex;
  align-items: center;
}

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