CSS Text CSS
- CSS Introduction
- CSS Selectors
- How To Add CSS
- CSS Colors
- CSS Backgrounds
- CSS Borders
- CSS Margins
- CSS Padding
- CSS Height and Width
- CSS Outline
- CSS Text
- CSS Fonts
- CSS Links
- CSS Lists
- CSS Tables
- CSS Layout - The display Property
- CSS Layout - CSS position
- CSS Layout - display: inline-block
- CSS Layout - Horizontal & Vertical Align
- CSS Combinators
- CSS Opacity / Transparency
- CSS Dropdowns
- Image Gallery
- CSS Attribute Selectors
- CSS Counters
- CSS Media Queries
color property is used to set the color of the text. The color is specified by:
- a color name - like "red"
- a HEX value - like "#ff0000"
- an RGB value - like "rgb(255,0,0)"
The default text color for a page is defined in the body selector.
text-align property is used to set the horizontal alignment of a text.
A text can be left or right-aligned, centered, or justified.
The following example shows center-aligned, and left and right-aligned text (left alignment is the default if text direction is left-to-right, and right alignment is the default if text direction is right-to-left):
Text Align - Justify
text-align property is set to "justify", each line is stretched so that every line has equal width, and the left and right margins are straight (like in magazines and newspapers):
text-decoration property is used to set or remove decorations from text.
text-decoration: none; is often used to remove underlines from links:
text-decorationvalues are used to decorate text:
text-transform property is used to specify uppercase and lowercase letters in a text.
It can be used to turn everything into uppercase or lowercase letters, or capitalize the first letter of each word:
text-indent property is used to specify the indentation of the first line of a text:
letter-spacing property is used to specify the space between the characters in a text.
The following example demonstrates how to increase or decrease the space between characters:
line-height property is used to specify the space between lines:
direction property is used to change the text direction of an element:
word-spacing property is used to specify the space between the words in a text.
The following example demonstrates how to increase or decrease the space between words:
text-shadow property adds shadow to text.
The following example specifies the position of the horizontal shadow (3px), the position of the vertical shadow (2px) and the color of the shadow (red):