HTML Styles

HTML Styles


The HTML style attribute is used to add styles to an element, such as color, font, size, and more.


Example

I am Red

I am Blue

I am Big

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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:

The property is a CSS property. The value is a CSS value.

You will learn more about CSS later in this tutorial.


Background Color

The CSS background-color property defines the background color for an HTML element.

Example

Set the background color for a page to powderblue:

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Example

Set background color for two different elements:

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Text Color

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

Example

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Fonts

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

Example

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Text Size

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

Example

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Text Alignment

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

Example

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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

HTML Exercises

Test Yourself With Exercises

Exercise:

Use the correct HTML attribute, and CSS, to set the color of the paragraph to “blue”.

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