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list-style-type: [marker-type]

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This document is a work in progress and is subject to change.


The list-style-type sets the type of the list-item marker. This value decides what sort of marker the list items will use to differentiate each other.

Applicability:The list-style-type property can be used for all CSS elements, although some values may not work in some browsers.
Media Group: Visual


list-style-type: [marker-type]

Legal Values

Possible values:

Hexadecimal (preferred)#000000 - #ffffff#00ff00 is green
Color nameW3Schools Natural Langauge Color Namesgreen
RGB value0-255rgb(102,204,102) is green

See usage examples section for more details.

Mozilla Recommended Values

Usage Examples

p{color: #ff0000}  /*Set paragraph text to appear red.*/
h1{color: #0000FF}  /*Set h1 (level 1 heading) text to blue.*/
span{color: #0000FF}  /*Sets text enclosed within span tag to appear yellow*/


Please remember to use the appropriate U.S. English spelling i.e. color and not the U.K or Canadian english spellings to ensure your CSS works.

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) provides a free online CSS validation service.

Specification Conformance

Browser Compatibility

See Also