HTML: How To Change Link Color

As part of my “simplest subject possible” series of articles I’ve chosen to write about changing HTML hyperlink colors. I’ve been covering more advanced subjects for over a decade and to be honest even that can get boring sometimes.

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How to change alpha transparency of a color in an HTML link (or as shown in the tweet, text color of any HTML element, not just links.) Also see below how to change link’s underline style.
a {
text-decoration: none;

Issues. Every webdev has them. Published author of CSS Visual Dictionary few others…

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