Do You know if CSS invented based on any programming language?

I have just started learning CSS, everything going well so far but i had this question coming to my head as i did some search on it but couldn’t find really clear answer on it , My question:
Is CSS invented based on any programming language or not? If Yes which programming language please?
Thank you for your help in advance

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It might not be quite what you’re looking for, but this on Wikipedia might be worth a read, as it give some of the back history of CSS and how it came about - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cascading_Style_Sheets#History

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CSS was developed 1994 at CERN by Håkon Lie aka Howcome and his colleague Bert Bos. It was a new language to describe the presentation of a web-page.

Cascading HTML style sheets – a proposal:
https://www.w3.org/People/howcome/p/cascade.html

How to use HTML and CSS for printing:
http://css4.pub/

Hakon Wium Lie in Minsk, Belarus, 2015. (English) Why CSS was invented:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lgs38ih7Evk

Thesis of Cascading Style Sheets, by Håkon Lie:
http://www.wiumlie.no/2006/phd/

I can link to more resources if you’re curious. :slight_smile:

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@Erik_J Very nice info, thanks a lot

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@salma_817,

I find the following site fascinating because of how CSS experts can transform the same plain text into web page masterpieces.

http://www.csszengarden.com/

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OMG @John_Betong, I am on this website right now . :grinning:

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Thank you a lot am definitely going to read it.

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@Erik_J, Greatly thankful for sharing different resources though as i am super curious definitely will be happy for any more information . Thanks again

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Don’t get me started. :wink: You’re welcome.

Any specific area you are super curious of?

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@John_Betong.

A very inspiring website John. I remember seeing the site once before but didn’t remember the name or url. Thanks for sharing

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This is what got me into CSS: http://daveshea.com/projects/zen/

15 years past, Dave Shea was instrumental in my understanding of webdev with CSS.

Well worth a visit.

Have fun :slight_smile:

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