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CSS How to Make a Website Customizing Colors and Fonts Write Hexadecimal Colors


set the color of paragraphs using hexadecimal

a {
  text-decoration: none;

#wrapper {
  max-width: 940px;
  margin: 0 auto;

#logo {
  text-align: center;
  margin: 0;
color: #fff;

select the paragraph in your CSS then write a hexadecimal color.

here is a good post about colors in CSS:


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To set the color of all paragraphs, your code should look like:

p { color: #2d2d2d; /* or whatever the color is. */ } I hope this helps.

p { color: #fff; }

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To set the color of paragraphs to a hexadecimal value you use the hash tag followed by a set of characters that resemble individual colors. For example to turn the paragraphs text white you would write:

P { Color: #fff; }