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How to create a custom.css file in the helix ultimate template
(Lesson 102)

In this short tutorial you will learn how to make a custom.css file in the helix ultimate template. In the next video tutorial you will actually build some css code and see the changes.


Terminology you need to know in order to better understand this video lesson

What is CSS?

CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets. HTML deals with the structure of the website, while CSS deals with the presentation of the content.
HTML elements are styled using CSS. The benefit of CSS is that once you style, for example a

tag (paragraph tag), by creating an external CSS file, all

tags or the whole site are styled all at once. Anotherwords, with one click you can change the appearance of the whole website.

What is Helix Utlimate?

Helix Ultimate is direct successor of Helix3. Helix Ultimate is a Joomla template framework that is 100% responsive, anotherwords your site will display properly in a desktop PC, laptop, tablet or smart phone. Without using Helix Ultimate you would need to be an expert in at least html & css in order to achieve the same results.

If this web design lesson is of interest to you, you may watch our video with step by step instructions by following this link on how to create a custom CSS file in the helix ultimate template