In the past, pure HTML was enough to edit the <body> tag, until an HTML5 version appeared.
It looked like this:

HTML body background color tag with "bgcolor" attribute

<body bgcolor="lightgray">




Today, the standard way to edit a <body> tag is through the CSS language.
Any of three types can be used to style the <body> tag.
Here we will show how it is done with css property background-color via INLINE style.

<body style="background-color:#F0E68C">



result:









Today, the standard way to edit a <body> tag is through the CSS language.
Any of three types can be used to style the <body> tag.
Here we will show how it is done with css property background-color via INLINE style.

<body style="background-color:#F0E68C">