[Prev][Next][Index][Thread]

Re: Style sheet misuse advice



On Jan 28,  7:07am, John Pozadzides wrote:

> If one were to set Text and Link colors using a style sheet, should one
> also define the background colors for these elements as well?

Yes. Unless one wishes to assume that the defaults one is over-riding
are dark text on a light background, which is a common assumption and
one which is frequently - but not always - correct.

Setting both is clearly good practice.

-- 
Chris Lilley, W3C                          [ http://www.w3.org/ ]
Graphics and Fonts Guy            The World Wide Web Consortium
http://www.w3.org/people/chris/              INRIA,  Projet W3C
chris@w3.org                       2004 Rt des Lucioles / BP 93
+33 (0)4 93 65 79 87       06902 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France


References: