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HTML Body Tag - <body>


Description


The body tag marks the beginning and end of the page content. All page content is placed within the body tag.

Using attributes of the body tag you can set the background color, set the default text color, the default link color, and specify an image to display in the background of the page.

Examples


Red Text:
    
        <body text="red">
            content
            tags
            pictures
            etc
        </body>Give it a go!
    
Red background:
    
        <body bgcolor="red">
            content
            tags
            pictures
            etc
        </body>Give it a go!
    
Image background:
    
        <body background="../images/title.png">
            content
            tags
            pictures
            etc
        </body>Give it a go!
    
Blue links:
    
        <body link="green">
            content
            tags
            pictures
            etc
            <a target="_blank" href="www.yahoo.com">www.yahoo.com</a>
        </body>Give it a go!
    


Attributes of the body tag


Name Values Description
alink #rrggbb
color name e.g. red
alink stands for 'active link'. This attribute sets the color of links while they are being clicked.
background url Specifies a url of an image to display in the background of the page.
bgcolor #rrggbb
color name e.g. yellow
Specify the background color of the page
link #rrggbb
color name e.g. yellow
Set the default color for all links in the page
text #rrggbb
color name e.g. yellow
Specify the default color of the all text in the page
vlink #rrggbb
color name e.g. yellow
vlink stands for visited link. This attribute sets the color of all visited links in the page.

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