It is proper Netiquette to use white space to highlight content. Do leave white space around important content.
Published on May 16, 2015 | 0:24 Seconds | Science and Technology
Leaving white space around sections of content on a web page attracts the eyes of the viewers. The content of the page becomes the focus rather than the design. White space acts as a highlighter.
Published on December 22, 2014 | 0:42 Seconds | Science and Technology
White space assists viewers in digesting the content on a web page. Too much content on a webpage is distracting.
Leave white space around sections because it highlights content.