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Dynamic Styles with HTML, CSS, and Javascript

Styles can be dynamically changed in 4 ways: With Javascript (overrides all other styles)el = document.getElementById(‘pageBody’); el.style.backgroundColor = ‘red’; Inline styles (override both embedded and external styles)Inline styles are styles that are written directly in the tag on the document. Inline styles affect only the tag they are applied to. <a href=”” style=”font-size:91%;”> Embedded styles…

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Setting up BackgrounDrb

I decided to use BackgrounDrb 0.2.1 to launch a periodic task that would run every 15 seconds.Warning: After going through the hassle of setting up BackgrounDrb, I found out that it isn’t even supported in Windows (my dev environment)! See step 8. So, these instructions haven’t been fully tested yet on a *.nix environment. Good…

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