Archived posts, July 2004

Revised image replacement

A whole bunch of image replacement methods.

Posted on July 1, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks

Image Replacement Methods

Detailed descriptions of various image replacement methods.

Posted on July 1, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks

Eric Meyer on CSS

I had been advocating the use of web standards for a long time before I bought this book, but it…

Posted on July 1, 2004 in Reviews

Designing with Web Standards

I waited for a long time before buying this book, thinking it wouldn’t contain much new to me. When I…

Posted on July 1, 2004 in Reviews

More Eric Meyer on CSS

This follow-up to Eric Meyer on CSS has more of the same, and is just as good as the first…

Posted on July 1, 2004 in Reviews

Building Accessible Websites

Web accessibility is something that the vast majority of all web professionals know little to nothing about. Some believe that…

Posted on July 1, 2004 in Reviews

Multimedia in Web Documents

WaSP asks the W3C how multimedia objects should be inserted into web documents.

Posted on July 2, 2004 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks, Web Standards

HTML Language = Javascript

Microsoft really needs to hire some developers who actually know HTML.

Posted on July 2, 2004 in Quicklinks, Web Standards

XHTML Validator to RSS source

Use your RSS reader to regularly check that your site is valid.

Posted on July 2, 2004 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Muddling through

Suggestions to help you minimize your muddling as a web developer.

Posted on July 2, 2004 in Quicklinks, Usability, Web General

Summer vacation

I’m taking a much-needed few weeks off, and to really wind down I will spend as little time as possible…

Posted on July 2, 2004 in Site news

24-timmarswebben 2.0

Guidelines (in Swedish) for developing and designing websites for the Swedish public sector.

Posted on July 2, 2004 in Accessibility, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Visited Links

A discussion on how to represent the distinction between visited and unvisited links.

Posted on July 4, 2004 in Accessibility, Quicklinks, Usability

Mobile web development

Things to keep in mind when making web pages viewable and usable in mobile browsers.

Posted on July 4, 2004 in Accessibility, Browsers, Quicklinks

IE5/Mac Band Pass Filter

A new CSS filter that can be used to import a separate CSS file for IE5/Mac.

Posted on July 7, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks

The concept of Home

A discussion on the use of “home” links on websites.

Posted on July 8, 2004 in Quicklinks, Usability

Trimming form fields

Let users hide optional form fields.

Posted on July 8, 2004 in JavaScript, Quicklinks, Usability

WCAG 2.0 Scripting group

Making JavaScript compatible with the goals of Web accessibility.

Posted on July 9, 2004 in Accessibility, JavaScript, Quicklinks

Architecture of the World Wide Web

A W3C document on the bases of Web architecture.

Posted on July 9, 2004 in Quicklinks, Web General, Web Standards

Bulletproof Slants

A technique for creating slant-separated navigation bars.

Posted on July 12, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks

Learning CSS

Strategies and resources for learning CSS.

Posted on July 12, 2004 in Quicklinks

Defensive Design For the Web

If there is one single rule that always holds within web design and development, it’s that something will go wrong…

Posted on July 14, 2004 in Reviews

Boxes in Columns

A tutorial on bordered boxes and margin collapsing.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in Quicklinks

The second browser war

Internet Explorer is losing market share.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in Quicklinks

Not Found Is Not An Option

An article on how to avoid and handle broken links.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in Quicklinks

Make divs behave like tables

How to use CSS display properties to make divs behave like tables.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in Quicklinks

Prevent dynamic collapsing margins

How to prevent IE6/Win from dynamically collapsing margins.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in Quicklinks

Designing a CSS based template - part IV

Part four of a nice CSS tutorial.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in Quicklinks

Heading hierarchy

An interesting discussion on the use of HTML’s heading elements.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks

W3C HTML Validator on Mac OS X

How to install the W3C HTML Validator on Mac OS X.

Posted on July 26, 2004 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks, Web Standards

XHTML FAQ

The W3C’s HTML and XHTML Frequently Answered Questions.

Posted on July 27, 2004 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Eric Meyer on floats

A couple of posts about using floats for layout from Eric Meyer.

Posted on July 27, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks

Ticked-off links Reloaded

A new version of Simon Collison’s Ticked-off Visited Links.

Posted on July 27, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks

Throwing Tables Out the Window

A makeover of the microsoft.com homepage.

Posted on July 28, 2004 in CSS, Quicklinks, Web Standards