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Tip: Highlight Text with the Span Tag

See how to highlight text with the span tag.


The <span> tag can be used to add highlights to text. You can choose the color of the highlight. The code looks like this:

<span style= "background-color: #FF12CC">This is highlighted text.</span>


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Octavia Andreea Anghel is a senior PHP developer currently working as a primary trainer for programming teams that participate at national and international software-development contests. She consults on developing educational projects at a national level. She is a coauthor of the book "XML Technologies--XML in Java" (Albastra, ISBN 978-973-650-210-1), for which she wrote the XML portions. In addition to PHP and XML, she's interested in software architecture, web services, UML, and high-performance unit tests.
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