About CSS


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About CSS

Now we're going to spend some time looking at Cascading Style sheets or CSS. Let's start by taking a look at the term itself. The style in CSS refers to what CSS does. Cascading Style sheets define the style or appearance of text, paragraphs, images, tables, and any other web elements you can think of. CSS is the most commonly used to control the appearance of text, but there are other uses that I'll be touching on. In the past, I always taught typography in {italic}Dreamweaver{plain} before I got into CSS. But, now all typography in {italic}Dreamweaver{plain} is handled by CSS, so it makes sense to cover Cascading Style sheets first so you have a better understanding of how {italic}Dreamweaver{plain} formats text when we get to that chapter. The sheets in CSS simply mean that the styles are lines of code in their own individual files, or sheets, sitting on your web server somewhere.

Now, style sheets can exist internally on web pages, but they're more commonly found as th...

About CSS
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