Foundation - Global Styles Color



Interactive elements like links and buttons use default shade of blue which comes from SASS variable $primary-color. Components can also have colors such as: secondary, alert, success and warning. You can use other colors to UI elements.


The following example demonstrates the use of colors in Foundation.

      <title>Foundation Example</title>
      <link rel="stylesheet" href="" integrity="sha256-1mcRjtAxlSjp6XJBgrBeeCORfBp/ppyX4tsvpQVCcpA= sha384-b5S5X654rX3Wo6z5/hnQ4GBmKuIJKMPwrJXn52ypjztlnDK2w9+9hSMBz/asy9Gw sha512-M1VveR2JGzpgWHb0elGqPTltHK3xbvu3Brgjfg4cg5ZNtyyApxw/45yHYsZ/rCVbfoO5MSZxB241wWq642jLtA==" crossorigin="anonymous">

      <!-- Compressed JavaScript -->
      <script src=""></script>
      <script src="" integrity="sha256-WUKHnLrIrx8dew//IpSEmPN/NT3DGAEmIePQYIEJLLs= sha384-53StQWuVbn6figscdDC3xV00aYCPEz3srBdV/QGSXw3f19og3Tq2wTRe0vJqRTEO sha512-X9O+2f1ty1rzBJOC8AXBnuNUdyJg0m8xMKmbt9I3Vu/UOWmSg5zG+dtnje4wAZrKtkopz/PEDClHZ1LXx5IeOw==" crossorigin="anonymous"></script>


      <div class = "success callout">
         <p>This is success callout.</p>

      <div class = "alert callout">
         <p>This is alert callout.</p>

      <button class = "button">Primary Action</button>
      <button class = "button secondary">Secondary Action</button>
      <button class = "button success">Success Action</button>
      <button class = "button warning">Warning Action</button>
      <button class = "button alert">Alert Action</button>


Let us carry out the following steps to see how the above given code works −

  • Save the above given html code global_styles_color.html file.

  • Open this HTML file in a browser, an output is displayed as shown below.