I'm new to CSS. I've got a deceptively simple problem. This is a fiddle of a simple page.
The objective is to show a fixed 900px white
centered against a coral background.
I've tried to achieve this using two
However, the whole page still seems to have a white background, which seems to be connected to the
tag. (Please use the fullscreen mode to see it).
If I give the
the background color of the
, again, the color appears on the top and bottom of the page too, which is undesired. (Please uncomment the CSS of body to see this.)
I've tried using the article tag; using negative margins; and changing dimesions of the body tag. Nothing seems to work.
In simple terms, a want a 'columned' look: coral-white-coral; instead of the 'boxed' look I currently have.