CSS Introduction

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CSS Attributes

CSS Background CSS Border CSS Display CSS Float CSS Font CSS Color CSS Hover CSS Important CSS Line-height CSS Margin CSS Opacity CSS Filter CSS Images CSS Overflow CSS Padding CSS Position CSS Vertical align CSS White space CSS Width Word-wrap in CSS Box-shadow in CSS Text-transform in CSS CSS Outline CSS Visibility CSS Counters CSS Clear fix CSS Icons CSS Justify-content Text-decoration in CSS CSS Lists CSS nth selector CSS Sticky CSS Background-clip CSS Checkbox-style CSS Letter-spacing CSS Navigation bar CSS Overlay CSS Root CSS Specificity CSS Text-indent CSS Text-stroke CSS Zoom CSS Order CSS Descendent selector CSS Clip CSS calc() CSS Background-blend-mode CSS radio-button CSS Superscript and subscript CSS Text-effects CSS Text-align CSS Variables CSS Page-break-before CSS Page-break-inside CSS Page-break-after CSS Content property CSS Word-spacing CSS Animation CSS @keyframes rules CSS Pseudo-classes CSS Pseudo-elements CSS Radial-gradient CSS Translate CSS Gradients CSS z-index CSS Loaders CSS Units CSS Transition CSS Masking CSS Arrow CSS Pagination

Misc

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CSS Links

CSS Link is used to create styled link. There are various ways to implement it.

Styling Links

Link can be styled with CSS properties like color, font-family, background etc. Example:
<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
<head>  
<style>  
a {  
    color: red;  
}  
</style>  
</head>  
<body>  
<p><b><a href="https://www.tutorialandexample.com"   
target="_blank">This is a link</a></b></p>  
</body>  
</html>
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There are four states of links

  • a:link : A normal, unvisited link.
  • a:visited : A link the user has visited.
  • a:hover : A link when the user mouse over it.
  • a:active : A link the moment it is clicked.
Example:
/* unvisited link */
a:link {  
    color: yellow;  
}  
/* visited link */  
a:visited {  
    color: red;  
}  
/* mouse over link */  
a:hover {  
    color: orange;  
}  
/* selected link */  
a:active {  
    color: blue;  
}
Note:
    • a:hover MUST come after a:link and a:visited.
    • a:active MUST come after a:hover.

Text Decoration

Text Decoration property is used to remove hte underlines from links:. Example
a:link {  
    text-decoration: none;  
}

Advanced Link Buttons

The example of advance link button uses several CSS properties to display the link as box/buttons: Example
<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
   <head>  
      <style>  
         a:link, a:visited {  
         background-color:orange;  
         color: white;  
         padding: 14px 25px;  
         text-align: center;  
         text-decoration: none;  
         display: inline-block;  
         }  
         a:hover, a:active {  
         background-color: red;  
         }  
      </style>  
   </head>  
   <body>  
      <a href="https://www.tutorialandexample.com">This is a link</a>  
   </body>  
</html>
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