The tag is used in conjunction with CSS scripting …

The  tag is used in conjunction with CSS scripting ...

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The

In that instance the HTML tag for body has a style attached to it through CSS coding. The result is a black background. The "text/css" is a value indicator for the browser to know its about to read CSS coding. Usually the

In either of these instances the same result will occur. A table with a dotted blue border with a light blue interior background color and black text.

For simplicity its often better to create classes within the

You would then use the classes in your HTML tags like so:

In each instance the

tag will take on the attributes declared in the CSS classes defined in the