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CSS Style Properties

CSS style properties are the basis of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and these CSS style property references will help you understand both the common and uncommon CSS styles and properties. There are hundreds of CSS style properties, and if you learn a lot of them, you’ll be more effective in building your CSS style sheets.

CSS1 Style Properties
An alphabetical list of the CSS1 properties.

CSS2 Style Properties
An alphabetical list of the CSS2 properties.

CSS3 Style Properties
An alphabetical list of the CSS3 properties.

CSS Cursors
Using the CSS cursor property you can change the cursor that displays on your Web pages. This can result in some interesting effects if you do it well. Learn how to change your cursors using CSS.

CSS Cursors Gallery
A gallery of different cursor styles generated by the CSS cursor style property.

CSS Line Spacing
CSS line spacing is affected by the css style property line-height. CSS line spacing is also known as leading in the print world. Learn how to use the CSS style property line-height to affect your line spacing on your Web pages.

CSS List-Style
The CSS list-style property is a style property to help you manage your lists. You can define the type of list, where you want the bullets or numbers, and even what image to use as a bullet. The CSS list-style property is a shorthand CSS property that combines the CSS properties: list-style-type, list-style-position, and list-style-image.

CSS Margin
CSS margins are an important tool for Web designers to understand. They provide control over the box elements by adding or removing space between the margins.

CSS Padding
CSS padding adds space around the edges of the inside of your HTML boxes. Learn how CSS padding works, how you can affect the CSS padding, and how CSS padding interacts with the CSS box model.

How does the vertical-align style property work?
The vertical-align style property can be challenging to understand.

What is a CSS Shorthand Property?
CSS shorthand style properties allow you to write some CSS properties in a more compact form, saving space, download time, and development time.

azimuth
A description of the CSS property azimuth

background
A description of the CSS property background

background-attachment
A description of the CSS property background-attachment

background-color
A description of the CSS property background-color

background-clip
A description of the CSS 3 property background-clip.

background-image
A description of the CSS property background-image

background-origin
A description of the CSS 3 property background-origin

background-position
A description of the CSS property background-position

background-repeat
A description of the CSS property background-repeat

background-size
A description of the CSS 3 property background-size

border
A description of the CSS property border to change the style of the border of an element.

border-bottom
A description of the CSS property border-bottom

border-bottom-color
A description of the CSS property border-bottom-color

border-bottom-left-radius
A description of the CSS property border-bottom-left-radius

border-bottom-right-radius
A description of the CSS property border-bottom-right-radius

border-bottom-style
A description of the CSS property border-bottom-style

border-bottom-width
A description of the CSS property border-bottom-width

border-collapse
A description of the CSS property border-collapse

border-color
A description of the CSS property border-color

border-left
A description of the CSS property border-left

border-left-color
A description of the CSS property border-left-color

border-left-style
A description of the CSS property border-left-style

border-left-width
A description of the CSS property border-left-width

border-radius
A description of the CSS property border-radius

border-right
A description of the CSS property border-right

border-right-color
A description of the CSS property border-right-color

border-right-style
A description of the CSS property border-right-style

border-right-width
A description of the CSS property border-right-width

border-spacing
A description of the CSS property border-spacing

border-style
A description of the CSS property border-style

border-top
A description of the CSS property border-top

border-top-color
A description of the CSS property border-top-color

border-top-right-radius
A description of the CSS property border-top-right-radius

border-top-right-radius
A description of the CSS property border-top-right-radius

border-top-style
A description of the CSS property border-top-style

border-top-width
A description of the CSS property border-top-width

border-width
A description of the CSS property border-width

bottom
A description of the CSS property bottom

caption-side
A description of the CSS property caption-side

clear
A description of the CSS property clear

clip
A description of the CSS property clip

color
A description of the CSS property color

content
A description of the CSS property content

counter-increment
A description of the CSS property counter-increment

counter-reset
A description of the CSS property counter-reset

cue
A description of the CSS property cue

cue-after
A description of the CSS property cue-after

cue-before
A description of the CSS property cue-before

cursor
A description of the CSS property cursor

direction
A description of the CSS property direction

display
A description of the CSS property display

elevation
A description of the CSS property elevation

empty-cells
A description of the CSS property empty-cells

float
A description of the CSS property float

font
A description of the CSS property font

font-effect
A description of the CSS property font-effect

font-emphasize
A description of the CSS property font-emphasize

font-emphasize-position
A description of the CSS property font-emphasize-position

font-emphasize-style
A description of the CSS property font-emphasize-style

font-family
A description of the CSS property font-family

font-size
A description of the CSS property font-size

font-size-adjust
A description of the CSS property font-size-adjust

font-smooth
A description of the CSS property font-smooth

font-stretch
A description of the CSS property font-stretch

font-style
A description of the CSS property font-style

font-variant
A description of the CSS property font-variant

font-weight
A description of the CSS property font-weight

height
A description of the CSS property height

left
A description of the CSS property left

letter-spacing
A description of the CSS property letter-spacing

line-height
A description of the CSS property line-height

list-style
A description of the CSS property list-style

list-style-image
A description of the CSS property list-style-image

list-style-position
A description of the CSS property list-style-position

list-style-type
A description of the CSS property list-style-type

margin
A description of the CSS property margin

margin-bottom
A description of the CSS property margin-bottom

margin-left
A description of the CSS property margin-left

margin-right
A description of the CSS property margin-right

margin-top
A description of the CSS property margin-top

marks
A description of the CSS property marks

max-height
A description of the CSS property max-height

max-width
A description of the CSS property max-width

min-height
A description of the CSS property min-height

min-width
A description of the CSS property min-width

nth-child
A description of the CSS property nth-child

nth-last-child
A description of the CSS property nth-last-child

nth-last-of-type
A description of the CSS property nth-last-of-type

nth-of-type
A description of the CSS property nth-of-type

opacity
A description of the CSS property opacity

orphans
A description of the CSS property orphans

outline
A description of the CSS property outline

outline-color
A description of the CSS property outline-color

outline-style
A description of the CSS property outline-style

outline-width
A description of the CSS property outline-width

overflow
A description of the CSS property overflow

overflow-x
A description of the CSS property overflow-x

overflow-y
A description of the CSS property overflow-y

padding
A description of the CSS property padding

padding-bottom
A description of the CSS property padding-bottom

padding-left
A description of the CSS property padding-left

padding-right
A description of the CSS property padding-right

padding-top
A description of the CSS property padding-top

page-break-after
A description of the CSS property page-break-after

page-break-before
A description of the CSS property page-break-before

page-break-inside
A description of the CSS property page-break-inside

pause
A description of the CSS property pause

pause-after
A description of the CSS property pause-after

pause-before
A description of the CSS property pause-before

pitch
A description of the CSS property pitch

pitch-range
A description of the CSS property pitch-range

play-during
A description of the CSS property play-during

position
A description of the CSS property position

quotes
A description of the CSS property quotes

richness
A description of the CSS property richness

right
A description of the CSS property right

size
A description of the CSS property size

speak
A description of the CSS property speak

speak-header
A description of the CSS property speak-header

speak-numeral
A description of the CSS property speak-numeral

speak-punctuation
A description of the CSS property speak-punctuation

speech-rate
A description of the CSS property speech-rate

stress
A description of the CSS property stress

table-layout
A description of the CSS property table-layout

text-align
Learn more about the CSS text property: text-align. This document explains the rules of the text-align property, how it is used, and the browser support that it has.

text-decoration
A description of the CSS property text-decoration

text-indent
A description of the CSS property text-indent

text-shadow
A description of the CSS 2 property text-shadow

text-transform
A description of the CSS property text-transform

top
A description of the CSS property top

unicode-bidi
A description of the CSS property unicode-bidi

vertical-align
A description of the CSS property vertical-align

visibility
A description of the CSS property visibility

voice-family
A description of the CSS property voice-family

volume
A description of the CSS property volume

white-space
A description of the CSS property white-space

widows
A description of the CSS property widows

width
A description of the CSS property width

word-spacing
A description of the CSS property word-spacing

z-index
A description of the CSS property z-index

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