Css Box Model Cheat Sheet

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This is a cheat sheet with all of the common sources of CSS (Cascading Stylesheets).

Adding CSS

  • Inline CSS: directly in the html element (not recommended)
  • Internal CSS: using <style type='text/css'></style> tags within a single document
  • External CSS: linking an external .css file (recommended way):


selector{ property: value; }


  • Color Names: red, blue, yellow…
  • HTML5 Color Names: coral…
  • Hexadecimal: #00ff00…
  • RGB: rgb(0, 0, 255)…

Web Safe Fonts

Class and Id

Class is not unique while Id should always be unique.

Box Model

Margin is the space outside of the border. Border is between margin and padding. Padding is the space inside of the border. Content is surrounded by padding.

Text Formatting

List Styling:

Css Cheat Sheet Table




Alignment and Floating

Aligning 3 blocks:


  • Static: the default position
  • Relative: the element is positioned relative to its normal position
  • Absolute: allows us to target whatever position we want inside of our relative element
  • Fixed: nav bar
  • Initial: set tp default value
  • Inherit: inherit the parent element

Set Images as Background

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Css Box Model Cheat Sheet

Pseudo Classes