MANIPULATING FONTS - <FONT>
Attributes:FACE="fontname1", "fontname2", "fontname3"
(looks for those fonts in system folder, separate the list with commas);
FACE="arial", "helvetica", "palatino"
You can use a custom font, but if the user doesn't have it installed on their computer, their own default system font will be used.
<FONT FACE="arial", "helvetica", "palatino">
This attribute is telling the browser to:
1- Look for arial in the user's system, or if that isn't available...
2- Look for helvetica, or if that's not available...
3- Look for palatino, or if that's not available..
4- Use their default system font (Don't forget the closing tag!!)
where n=1 to 7 - (default = 3, or 12pt) 8, 10, 12, 14, 18, 24, 36 pts
YES, 1 is small, the opposite of Header tag size, don't ask why!
color="nameofcolor" or "#RRGGBB";
html color or hexidecimal equivalent
Big Blue Text is created with this scripting:
<font size=36 color="Blue">
little salmon arial text is created with this scripting:
<font size=1 color="#ff6699" face="arial">
Once upon a time
Emphasize your text by applying the font tag to just one word or letter.
Here are some other tags for manipulating fonts...<B>BOLD TEXT
<TT> Typewriter (monospace) font
<U> Underline text
footnote1 uses the <sup> superscript: April 24th
chemical names use subscript <sub>: H2O
Use strike to cross out text when editing<strike> or <S>
underline text with <U> tag. But it can be confusing because links are also underlined.
<BIG> makes the font BIGGER than the surrounding text.
<SMALL> makes the fonts smaller than the surrounding text.
works only in NETSCAPE. Explorer doesn't recognize this tag.
REMEMBER... these tags all need their CLOSING tags too!
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