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Essential CSS/HTML Lists Styling Techniques

November 4th, 2009
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Essential CSS/HTML Lists Styling Techniques

Certain elements in HTML lend themselves to many situations when marking up a website, one of the more useful of these elements is the HTML list. Using lists, a developer can markup horizontal navigation, dropdown navigation, a list of links, and even scrolling content panels (with the help of Javascript). These features can help developers...

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Fresh Web Development Goodies Bag

October 8th, 2009
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Fresh Web Development Goodies Bag

Web development is time consuming and quite challenging. There are many ways to help combat that challenge, helpful applications from security to traffic analysis as well as CSS-concepts to give us clean, condensed code and faster load times, reducing time efforts and assisting designers and developers with critical improvements to workflows. Below, we present 30 extremely useful development tools, templates, generators, and security suggestions,...

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15 Effective Tips and Tricks from the Masters of CSS

June 11th, 2009
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15 Effective Tips and Tricks from the Masters of CSS

There are thousands of sites out there offering tips and tricks for using CSS. But how do you know where that information is coming from? Who says the people writing these "tips" know what they're talking about? For all you know, it could be someone who has not clue what CSS...

Tutorials

Sexy Drop Down Menu w/ jQuery & CSS

June 2nd, 2009
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Sexy Drop Down Menu w/ jQuery & CSS

Studies show that top navigations tend to get the most visual attention when a user first visits a site. Having organized and intuitive navigation is key — and while most drop down menus may look aesthetically pleasing, developing them to degrade gracefully is also essential. In this tutorial I would like to go over how to create a sexy drop down menu that can...

Essentials

CSS3 Exciting Functions and Features: 30+ Useful Tutorials

May 21st, 2009
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CSS3 Exciting Functions and Features: 30+ Useful Tutorials

With version three of CSS, many exciting features will be implemented. CSS3 leads to greater flexibility and makes it much easier to recreate previously complex effects. Many time-saving rules are being thought up for CSS3: text-shadow, box-sizing, opacity, multiple backgrounds, border-radius, border-image ,multi-column layout, etc… Although only the most modern browsers currently support these effects, it’s still fun to see what’s around the corner!...

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20+ Wicked Proof of Concepts for Better use of jQuery/CSS

May 12th, 2009
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20+ Wicked Proof of Concepts for Better use of jQuery/CSS

The web is a perfect playground for lots of creative designers and developers. Static HTML is just boring and these days the user wants to see some more eye candy from/on the web. By using and/or combining awesome web techniques like JavaScript (and of course, jQuery), CSS(3) and Flash...

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5 Popular CSS Frameworks + Tutorials & Tools for Getting Started

February 1st, 2009
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5 Popular CSS Frameworks + Tutorials & Tools for Getting Started

CSS frameworks have grown in popularity recently, enabling developers to rapidly prototype designs. The idea of CSS Frameworks is to do all the heavy lifting of the repetitive tasks you do over and over again on each site, allowing you to get faster results and get to the fun stuff...

Development

Using Javascript to Fix 12 Common Browser Headaches

October 12th, 2008
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Using Javascript to Fix 12 Common Browser Headaches

We advocate using CSS whenever possible, and we often successed. Modern browsers have very good support for CSS -- it's certainly good enough for you to use CSS to control layout and presentation. Sometimes however, certain page elements will appear differently in different browsers.

Essentials

CSS Typography: Contrast Techniques, Tutorials and Best Practices

September 15th, 2008
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CSS Typography: Contrast Techniques, Tutorials and Best Practices

The main advantage of elegant CSS typography lies in its ability to be both attractive and improves the user experience. When chosen wisely and used carefully, it can be very effective to support the overall design. There are many outstanding examples of how we can do this, and below you will find some of the best ideas and tips when it comes to using...

Design

Form Elements: 40+ CSS/JS Styling and Functionality Techniques

August 17th, 2008
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Form Elements: 40+ CSS/JS Styling and Functionality Techniques

Designing effective web forms isn’t easy, as we need to figure out more practical styling and functionality techniques to provide a great user experience. Recently there have been a number of noteworthy techniques such as styling different form fields, live validation, Context highlighting, trading options from field to another, slider controls and more – using CSS and different Javascript libraries. Below we present findings...

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CSS Layouts: 40+ Tutorials, Tips, Demos and Best Practices

July 28th, 2008
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CSS Layouts: 40+ Tutorials, Tips, Demos and Best Practices

The main idea behind CSS-based layouts is offering more flexibility and enhancing the visual experience of visitors. Some important tips and related key-factors can help to learn basics and keep essential techniques in mind. And this is what this article is all about. Finding the perfect Layout that have Total Flexibility, Equal Height Columns and just works fine. So we’ve decided to take a...

Design

CSS-Styled Lists: Demo

July 10th, 2008
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CSS-Styled Lists: Demo

After seeing the amazing response to our previous post CSS-Styled Lists: 20+ Demos, Tutorials and Best Practices, we wanted to share with you a simple demo we created that showcase some of the most used design blocks created that are differently styled and enhanced give us a nice and clean design blocks using CSS-Styled Lists.

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CSS-Styled Lists: 20+ Demos, Tutorials and Best Practices

July 7th, 2008
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CSS-Styled Lists: 20+ Demos, Tutorials and Best Practices

When we think about CSS-Styled lists, different ideas come to mind but that rusty old image of bulleted items is not one of them anymore. There are lots of different methods to format nice HTML lists that is used in most web designs not only for navigation menu (vertical or horizontal) but for formatting many design blocks in a stylish and elegant manner. In...

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Using CSS to Fix Anything: 20+ Common Bugs and Fixes

June 15th, 2008
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Using CSS to Fix Anything: 20+ Common Bugs and Fixes

Today we wanted to share with you some quick CSS tips and tricks on how to avoid easy pitfalls so when creating your CSS Layout.