CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)


CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets. It is one of the best tool to add unique content to your website. CSS enhances fonts, colors, and even the spacing of your web pages. It lets you to separate your HTML content from your style. For example, you can use your HTML file to create and arrange the content, but all of the visual presentation including the background, fonts, colors, link effects, text formatting, and spacing are created with a CSS file.

CSS defines a typical way to apply and control style characterstics. CSS provides technical model capabilities and separation of styles in content and also well defined typical standards places CSS in very different position in web development field.

By the separation and presentation of content between HTML and style sheets, the Web no longer needs to flow away from the strong model of platform independence which provides the medium with its initial thrust of popularity. It can then influence authors to present their website in such a way that user is compelled to read the content. You can even transfer file of one website to different website with the help CSS tools.

Benefits of CSS

As discussed above CSS separates style and HTML files from the presentation of a particular website so it allows you to modify the whole website in a single file or you can say just by accessing a single file you can modify the whole site.

Many times we face problem of different aspects of pages displayed on different browsers. But CSS eliminates this problem and lets your website to look good on every browser.

CSS gives more emphasis on your website appearence, like HTML pays emphasis on the structure of the website. CSS is designed for style which helps website owner to define unique look and smooth finish for their website.

CSS also allows visitors and users to print a particular part of a web page or entire web page better than HTML documents.