Solved

HTML, how to put a grey background

Posted on 2012-04-12
3
492 Views
Last Modified: 2012-04-12
Given the line

<p>This is a paragraph</p>

How would I introduce a grey background
0
Comment
Question by:Los Angeles1
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
Anuroopsundd earned 167 total points
ID: 37839339
<span style='background:gray'><p>This is a paragraph</p></span>
0
 
LVL 1

Assisted Solution

by:rjccomps
rjccomps earned 167 total points
ID: 37839349
<html>
<body bgcolor ="gray">

<p>This is a paragraph</p>
</body>
</html>

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 17

Assisted Solution

by:bigeven2002
bigeven2002 earned 166 total points
ID: 37839350
Hello,

This can be achieved by embedding CSS into the Paragraph tag.
<p style="background-color:#CCC;"> This is a paragraph </p>

Open in new window

0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
JavaScript Loan Calculator Error 3 34
Send email using HTML and PHP in separate file 5 37
Html split(text) Part2 6 20
Compute age Html 2 24
Finding original email is quite difficult due to their duplicates. From this article, you will come to know why multiple duplicates of same emails appear and how to delete duplicate emails from Outlook securely and instantly while vital emails remai…
The article shows the basic steps of integrating an HTML theme template into an ASP.NET MVC project
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to position items using CSS's three positioning types Create a new HTML document with an internal stylesheet.: Create another div in CSS and name it Absolute : Type "position:absolute;" and "top:10px; left:50p…
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to style transparent/translucent elements using alpha transparency in CSS Start with a normal styled element, such as a div.: Define its "background-color" property as "rgba (255, 255, 255, .5): The numbers in…

740 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question