CSS Shorthand Properties

2010-05-25T22:41:08+00:00 January 26th, 2008|CSS|

One of the main advantages of using CSS is the large reduction in web page download time. To style text, you used to have to use the font tag over and over again. You probably also laid out your site with tables, nested tables and spacer gifs. Now all that presentational information can be placed in one CSS document, with each command listed just once.

Print Stylesheet – The Definitive Guide

2010-05-25T22:42:19+00:00 January 24th, 2008|CSS|

A print stylesheet formats a web page so when printed, it automatically prints in a user-friendly format. Print stylesheets have been around for a number of years and have been written about a lot. Yet so few websites implement them, meaning we're left with web pages that frustratingly don't properly print on to paper.

An Introduction to CSS

2010-05-25T22:48:03+00:00 December 17th, 2007|CSS|

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) is a smart way to add styling information to web pages.While it's possible to add styling to HTML (e.g. using the font tag) HTML should only be used to structure your content, CSS is the only way you should apply styling.

Cascading Style Sheets – CSS

2010-05-25T22:52:53+00:00 November 8th, 2007|CSS|

Style sheets are designed to bring some of the simplicity of word processing styles to HTML. You can define how certain sections of text and code will be displayed, even down to the font and size.

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.