Check out example codes for "background color gradient css". It will help you in understanding the concepts better.

Code Example 1

\\code for a basic gradient background
   #grad {
  background-image: linear-gradient(red, yellow);
}

Code Example 2

div {
    background: linear-gradient(to bottom, #33ccff 0%, #ff99cc 100%);
}

Code Example 3

.element {
    background: linear-gradient(90deg, pink 50%, cyan 50%);
}

Code Example 4

.element {
    background: linear-gradient(pink 50%, cyan 50%);
}

Code Example 5

background: linear-gradient(to left, #333, #333 50%, #eee 100%);

Code Example 6

#show_bg_2 {
 
background-image:
  /*two color gradient over an image*/
linear-gradient(to bottom, rgba(245, 246, 252, 0.52), 
rgba(117, 19, 93, 0.73)),url('images/background.jpg');
 
width: 80%;
height: 400px;
background-size: cover;
}

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