Page Layout Enhancements
For example; <body bgcolor="#FFFFFF" text="#000000" LINK="#781738" alink="#FFFFFF" VLINK="#e9e9e9"> specifies a page with a white background, black text, maroon links, white active links, and gray visited links. Default background, text, and link colors are specified in the "option preferences" settings in the browser. If the background, text, or link colors are not specified in the html code, the default colors will appear.