Chapter 7. Formatting Text with CSS

In this chapter, you will:

Learning how to create style rules opens up a whole new world in HTML formatting. Virtually anything that you can do in a word-processing program, you can do in HTML by using styles.

You might be wondering whether the simple text-formatting tags you learned about in Part I of the book, such as the <b> and <i> tags, are still relevant. They are—to a degree; however, the W3C is increasingly focused on applying text formatting by using styles, which means you should try to use the style-based formatting that you’ll learn ...

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