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About Color

Following are some ways that you can work with color in Contributor:

  • Set the Text Color You can change the font color of your content either through a style class or directly through local formatting. It is recommended that you use styles whenever possible. See Setting the Color for Text.
  • Set the Text Background Color You can change the background color of your content either through a style class or directly through local formatting. It is recommended that you use styles whenever possible. See Setting the Background Color for Text.
  • Apply a Topic Background Color You can change the background color for topics by using the body style or classes of that style. If you want the background color to be applied to all topics using a particular stylesheet, you can use the main body style. If you want to change the background color for only some topics, create and use a class of the body style. See Applying Color to the Background for Topics.