Chapter 13. Harnessing the Power of External Style Sheets

Harnessing the Power of External Style Sheets

We're almost there! This is our last practical, hands-on chapter, and we'll use it to introduce some quite advanced topics; but if you've been a diligent Web Standardista and done your homework, we're confident you're ready.

At this point we have a well-structured and well-presented King Kong page; however, there are still a number of fundamental ways in which we could improve it. Not least by introducing you to the power of using external style sheets, where the real benefit of a web standards–based approach becomes clear.

We'll use the contents of a typical head element to form the basis ...

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