Join Eric Meyer for an in-depth discussion in this video Coloring text, part of CSS Web Site Design.
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So in this chapter, we are going to talk about color and background colors. …Setting both the foreground and the background of various elements to have colors in the case of background images. In this first video,…we're going to talk color, and we're just going to look very quickly at how to set color, the foreground color on elements.…and, as you can see here, what we have is we have a basic document with all the colors taken out of it, the layouts there and everything but…the colors have been taken away,…except for, there actually are a few, cause you can't take out all the color. Text for example is black and the reason that happens is…due to the browser. Here in the preferences for the web browser you can see that text has been configured to default the…black, backgrounds have been configured to default white, unvisited links to blue, visited links to purple, so that's,…those effectively create CSS rules that the browser applies to this document and that's why text is black by default. Now, you might not…
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