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Mastering Xamarin UI Development - Second Edition by Steven F. Daniel

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Creating and implementing Styles in your App

In this section, we will be taking a look at the various styles that are offered by the Xamarin.Forms platform, which you can implement in your XAML pages. Styles can be created to customize each control's appearance, and we will look at how to create Global Styles, which are made available globally by adding them into the application's ResourceDictionary, to avoid duplication of styles across your XAML pages and controls.

Lastly, we will also look at how we can define Implicit and Explicit Styles, how we can apply these to controls in your XAML pages, and how we can work with Device styles that come as part of the Xamarin.Forms platform and apply these to your Label controls in your XAML pages. ...

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