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Teach Yourself VISUALLY™ HTML and CSS by Linda Wooldridge, Mike Wooldridge

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Chapter 4. Formatting Text

You can apply formatting tags to control the appearance of text on your Web page. This chapter shows you how to add attributes and tags to make your text look its best.

Formatting Text

Make Text Bold 52

Italicize Text 53

Add Underlining to Text 54

Change Fonts 55

Change Font Size 56

Change the Text Color 58

Adjust Margins 60

Set a Background Page Color 61

Add a Horizontal Line 62

Make Text Bold

You can add bold formatting to your text to give it more emphasis or make your page more visually appealing. For example, you might make a company name bold in a paragraph or add bold to a list of items.

Make Text Bold

1 Type <B> in front of the text you want ...

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