HTML Styles

HTML Styles

HTML Styles Example

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<body>

     <p>I am normal</p>
     <p style="color:red;">I am red</p>
     <p style="color:blue;">I am blue</p>
     <p style="font-size:36px;">I am big</p>

</body>
</html>
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The HTML Style Attribute

  • Setting the style of an HTML element, can be done with the style attribute.
  • The HTML style attribute has the following syntax :
< tagname style="property:value;">
  • The property is a CSS property. The value is a CSS value.
  • You will learn more about CSS later in this tutorial.

    HTML Background Color

    • The background-color property defines the background color for an HTML element.
    • This example sets the background color for a page to powderblue :
    <!DOCTYPE html>
    <html>
    <body style=background-color: rgba(87, 248, 255, 0.8);>
    
    <h1>This is a heading</h1>
    <p>This is a paragraph.</p>
    
    </body>
    </html>
    
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    HTML Text Color

    The color property defines the text color for an HTML element :

    <!DOCTYPE html>
    <html>
    <body>
    
    <h1 style="color:blue;">This is a heading</h1>
    <p style="color:red;">This is a paragraph.</p>
    
    </body>
    </html>
    
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    HTML Fonts

    The font-family property defines the font to be used for an HTML element :

    <!DOCTYPE html>
    <html>
    <body>
    
    <h1 style="font-family:verdana;">This is a heading</h1>
    <p style="font-family:courier;">This is a paragraph.</p>
    
    </body>
    </html>
    
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    HTML Text Size

    The font-size property defines the text size for an HTML element :

    <!DOCTYPE html>
    <html>
    <body>
    
    <h1 style="font-size:300%;">This is a heading</h1>
    <p style="font-size:160%;">This is a paragraph.</p>
    
    </body>
    </html>
    
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    HTML Text Alignment

    The text-align property defines the horizontal text alignment for an HTML element :

    <!DOCTYPE html>
    <html>
    <body>
    
    <h1 style="text-align:center;">Centered Heading</h1>
    <p style="text-align:center;">Centered paragraph.</p>
    
    </body>
    </html>
    
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    Chapter Summary

    • Use the style attribute for styling HTML elements
    • Use background-color for background color
    • Use color for text colors
    • Use font-family for text fonts
    • Use font-size for text sizes
    • Use text-align for text alignment