I just set up a blog on Wordpress.com, and the problem is, if I write:

something something

blah blah

That empty line in between doesn't show up! What can I do about this?

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WordPress.com and self-hosted strips extra white space. But you can try forcing a new line with a nonbreaking space in between bold tags:

  • Is there any reason why you would need the <b> tags? I've always just forced a line break with <br> when I've had to... Dec 29, 2011 at 6:41

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