Only if the
<style> tag appears after the
<link> tag (assuming selectors have the same specificity).
On the other hand, something in a
style attribute will override declarations in an internal or external style sheet (unless they are declared as
So would I (usually for forms). But, of course, you can use this equivalent for linking to an external style sheet,
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="/style.css" media="screen,projection">
<style type="text/css" media="screen,projection">