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CSS and Web Templates – Part Two
External, Internal, Header Styles… Which is Applied First?

A web template can incorporate one or all three types of styles within the same HTML file. If you're not sure which CSS style to use in a web template, this tip might help.

Here's how the web browser decides which style to apply first if you're using all three styles.
  • Inline styles are applied first, even if the HTML file includes header styles or external style sheets.
  • Header styles are applied second, even if an external style sheet is linked to the HTML file.
  • External style sheets are applied last.

At times, you may need to incorporate all three styles. If your web page isn't styling correctly, double-check that there's no hidden inline or header style somewhere in the HTML file.

Now, let's discuss, saving style sheets or the CSS file for web templates...


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