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About Nicole Hernandez

Nicole Hernandez is a web developer with a specialty in web standards and accessibility. She is the owner of Website Style and publishes technical articles on her blog called Beyond Caffeine.

CSS Cursors

2010-05-25T22:55:52+00:00 January 30th, 2007|CSS|

One thing that CSS allows us to use for screen presentation are alternate cursors. This is not the idea of downloading or forcing a download of a cursor, as was done in the past (though that is possible as well), but instead, we use several built in concept cursors.

Fluidity and Text Sizing

2010-05-25T23:01:16+00:00 August 8th, 2006|CSS|

Fluid and liquid layouts are definitely considered the 'ideal' design type right now, and I cannot agree more. I much prefer a fluid design over a set layout. For text we know that relative sizing (meaning the use of em, ex, and percentages) are preferred over the use of pixel sizing.

Creating Tableless Sites – Why and Some Basics

2010-05-25T23:00:57+00:00 August 8th, 2006|CSS|

In a time of web developers who just like to say that 'Tables are Evil' and can't (or won't) explain why, this article will attempt to give you some solid reasons that people create tableless designs. Included are six major benefits of creating tableless sites, and how to sell your desire to alter your website to a resistant manager.