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4.1 Using CSS to Format Text Notes

By Samuel Marcus in Web Design I
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Body Element
controls everything.
like setting default values for properties.
commonly used to set font family and size.
Foreground color and background color.
Using text property
CSS
Control whitespace between words and letter.
alignment
tab indents
change case
line spacing.
CSS
Adds word-processing like capabilities.
Creating a Spread Heading
Letter spacing property
word spacing property
Spread heading
Letter spacing property
Controls Kerning.
word-spacing property
Controls space between words.
Spread heading
When used together these 2 properties create a special effect. Can be used for head lines.
aligning text
text-align property
text-align property
Values of (right, left, center, justifying.)
indenting Text
Text indenting property value
line-height property value
Text indenting property value
Can be in em, pixels or %.
line-height property value
Can be a number. 1.0 is single space. 2.0 is double space values can also be in em, pixels or %.
Changing the case of text
text transform property values:
text transform property values:
Uppercase
Capitalize
lowercase
none
Text Decoration
Text-Decoration property values:
Text-Decoration property values:
underline
overline
line-through
blink
none