There are almost half a dozen radically different methods to do anything in TYPO3, and CSS is no exception. TYPO3 has exactly four documented methods for including stylesheet links in templates:
Now, before you get too worried, let me ask you to go ahead and set your mind at ease. We are only going to end up using one method for our main template. In fact, I will cut the suspense and tell you right now that, like all good step-by-step books, we're going to use the fourth and final option. However, it's still important that you are aware of how the others work for a few reasons.
First, we'll hear all about ...