Click here to navigate the course.

Drag the edges to resize the window.

In Projects, you can keep track of your progress as you go throught the tasks. Check each item as you complete it!

A Closer Look at CSS


Congratulations! You worked hard and made it to the end of a challenging lesson. There were a lot of new concepts, so let's take a moment to review what you've learned.


Web Concepts

  • CSS: Language used to style websites. Colors, fonts, and page layouts for a site are managed using CSS.

  • CSS Selectors: specifies exactly which HTML elements to style

    • class selectors: used to target classes of HTML elements

    • id selectors: used to style an HTML element which has an id attribute.

  • External Stylesheet: CSS file that styles an HTML file externally via the HTML link element.

CSS Properties

  • font-family: sets font for a CSS selector.
  • color: sets font color for the CSS selector.
  • font-size: sets font size for text.
  • background-image: sets a background image of your choosing for a given selector.
Community Forums
Get help and ask questions in the Codecademy Forums
Report a Bug
If you see a bug or any other issue with this page, please report it here.