ExpertRating - Online Certification and Employment Testing ExpertRating - Online Certification and Employment Testing ExpertRating - Online Certification and Employment Testing

ExpertRating Home
ExpertRating Benefits
Recommend ExpertRating
Suggest More Tests
Privacy Policy
FAQ
Login
 
CSS Tutorial - Index
CSS Tutorial - Introduction to CSS
CSS Tutorial - Basic CSS Concepts
CSS Tutorial - Linking Style Sheets
CSS Tutorial - Text Formatting
CSS Tutorial - Backgrounds
CSS Tutorial - Fonts
CSS Tutorial - Borders
CSS Tutorial - Margins and Padding
CSS Tutorial - Lists
CSS Tutorial - Dimensions
CSS Tutorial - Display and Positioning
CSS Tutorial - Pseudo Classes and Elements
CSS Tutorial - W3 Standards,Validation of Style
     

 
Online Personal Trainer Certification
Personal Trainer Certification (Spanish)
Six Sigma Certification
Find a Personal Trainer
Project Management Certification
Six Sigma Certification
Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
Master Black Belt Certification
Six Sigma Green Belt Certification
Life Coach Certification
Lean Management Certification
Lean Six Sigma Certification
First Aid Certification
CPR Certification
Yoga Certification
Aerobics Certification
Pilates Certification
Business Analyst Certification
SEO Certification
Online Business Writing Course & Certification
Makeup Artist Certification
Baby Sitting Course & Certification
Time Management Certification
Health Club Management Certification
Medical Coding Certification
Medical Billing Certification
Business Analysis Course
Master Trainer Certification
Total Quality Management Certification
Kaizen Certification
Creative Writing Certification
Event Management Certification
Test Search by Job Title
Administrative Assistant Certification
Virtual Assistant Certification
  All Online Courses
   

   
   
   
   
   
   

   
  Home > Courses, Tutorials & eBooks > CSS Tutorial > Introduction
 
Next

CSS Tutorial - Introduction to CSS

 
                                                                                                               Page 1 of 1
 
 
Overview
 

In this chapter you will learn:

  • What is CSS?
  • What constitutes CSS?
  • Various benefits of using CSS

What is CSS?

  • CSS is an acronym for Cascading Style Sheets. It is a series of instructions which specify how a text should appear on a web page.
  • The designing of the text can be done by defining fonts, colors, margins, background, font sizes etc. These elements like colors, sizes, fonts, and spacing constitute "styles".
  • Cascading Style Sheets also means putting different styles on different layers.
  • CSS consists of style sheets that tell a browser how a document would be presented.
  • New features in the old web page can also be added with the help of style sheets.
  • When using CSS, you don't need to apply font, color or size for every paragraph, or every page in the document. Once you create a style sheet, you can save the code once and re-use it as often as required.

Benefits of Using CSS 

  • CSS brings uniformity to web pages.
  • CSS saves you a lot of time and repetitive work. When using CSS, changes need not be made in every web page. You just have to make changes in the style sheet.
  • CSS enables you to load your web pages easily.
  • Layers, like pop-up menu items, can be used in a document.
  • CSS helps you maintain your web pages easily and effectively.
 
Review Questions

 

Fill in the Blanks

  1. CSS stands for ______.
  2. Colors, sizes, fonts, and spacing constitute _____.
Solutions
  1. Cascading Style Sheets
  2. Styles

State whether True or False

  1. CSS brings uniformity to a web page.
  2. With CSS, web pages take time to load.
  3. With CSS, there is no need to define styles everywhere on a web page.
Solutions
  1. True
  2. False
  3. True
 
What's Next

The next chapter will acquaint you with the basic concepts of CSS. The chapter will further elucidate the syntax of CSS, selector, grouping and class selector.

                 Hop over to the next chapter to get a close-up of CSS.

                 

 

 
     
Home  |  About Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Site Map  |  FAQs  |  Contact Us
 
© ExpertRating 2015. All Rights Reserved.