user3277912 user3277912 - 29 days ago 8
CSS Question

perfect circle in css with border-radius doesn't work

the circle tend be oval, what I want is perfect circle. border-radius 100% isn't work I wonder why..

http://jsfiddle.net/8gD2m/1/

.badge {
display: inline-block;
min-width: 10px;
padding: 3px 7px;
font-size: 12px;
font-weight: lighter !important;
line-height: 1;
color: #fff !important;
text-align: center;
white-space: nowrap;
vertical-align: baseline;
background-color: #d73d33;
border-radius: 50px;
position: relative;
top: -3px;
}

Answer Source

Here is a JSfiddle with some changes:

JSFiddle for round badge

The main changes are:

padding: 0px;
width: 50px;
height: 50px;
line-height: 50px;

Having a line-height equal to the container height will center the text vertically. This only works if the text fits on a single line.