Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Controlling typography, part of HTML Essential Training.
Although there is simply no way to show everything that CSS…is capable of in a single chapter, I do want to give you an idea of some of…the options that you have when styling elements on your page.…We're going to start by exploring some of…the things you can control around typography.…So I have the type.htm file open from the 07_04.…And just to give you an idea of what's going on,…on this page, we have a heading one at the top, we have a couple of paragraphs.…They go on to describe some of the aspects of how HTML and CSS work together.…
So I advise you to kind of read through that text, because I tried to go a little…bit more in depth with some of the exercise files in terms of the text of it.…So read through them, there's some good stuff in there.…Okay, so above that,…and ahead of our document, we can see that we already have a style element.…We see that we have a single rule set on the body element.…That's setting the width of the body to 70% and a margin to 0 and…auto, which is kind of a weird selector.…
- Why is HTML important?
- Exploring an HTML document
- Formatting content
- Displaying images
- Using nav, article, and div elements
- Linking to pages and downloadable content
- Creating lists
- Controlling styling (fonts, colors, and more)
- Writing basic scripts
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introducing HTML
2. Basic Page Structure
3. Formatting Page Content
4. Structuring Content
5. Creating Links
6. Creating Lists
7. Controlling Styling
8. Basic Scripting
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