CSS background-color Property Example

Updated on     Kisan Patel

The background-color property sets the background of the HTML element.

Syntax

background-color: red;
background-color: rgb(255, 255, 128);
background-color: #bbff00;
background-color: inherit;

Example

h1
{
   background-color:yellow;
}

You can also specify transparent background by setting the value of background-color property as transparent.

h1
{
   background-color: transparent;
}

Color Groups

There are three groups of colors. Those are as given below –

This is the smallest group of colors. In this group there are 16 colors. These are named colors. The colors in this group are enlisted as follows–

Sr. no. Color name Hexadecimal value
1 Black 000000
2 Red FF0000
3 Lime 00FF00
4 Blue 0000FF
5 Yellow FFFF00
6 Fuchsia FF00FF
7 Aqua 00FFFF
8 White FFFFFF
9 Silver C0C0C0
10 Gray 808080
11 Maroon 800000
12 Purple 800080
13 Green 008000
14 Olive 808000
15 Navy 000080
16 Teal 008080

 


CSS

Leave a Reply