Archived posts, November 2004
Possible or not? Yes. No. Maybe. Who knows.
I’ve come a cross a very strange bug in late Mozilla builds. It seems to have spread to the latest…
Eric Meyer explains CSS margin collapsing and how to avoid it.
Content negotiation explained, step by step.
Some interesting ideas on how adoption of modern web browsers can be sped up.
Artist: Stateless Title: Art of No State Genre: Nu-jazz Released: 2003 If you listen to this and think you…
A useful looking CSS hack.
In Oh that elitist smell, Molly Holzschlag writes about the perceived elitism of web standards advocates like the W3C, the…
How a screen reader pronounces some common title separators.
Some interesting observations on image replacement.
Finally. Firefox 1.0 is out. Don’t miss it! If for some reason you still haven’t dumped that big blue e…
A study of users who work with screen readers.
The current state of accessibility of PDF documents.
Artist: Various Artists Title: Verve Remixed Genre: Jazz-house-electronica Released: 2002 Remixes of classic jazz tracks are often successful, and…
The :target psudo-class and the ^ substring matching attribute selector put to work.
Stylegala has relaunched with a new layout, a news area, and more.
Having seen, and liked, how some people have implemented author comment highlighting on their sites, I wanted to do the…
Artist: Various Artists Title: Verve Remixed 2 Genre: Jazz-house-electronica Released: 2003 This follow-up to the first Verve Remixed album…
Russ Weakley (Max Design, Web Standards Group) has been doing a series of great interviews with web standards advocates. Recently,…
A (very) quick report from tonight’s event.
The ins and outs of creating accessible forms.
AOL is bringing Netscape back to life. This time they’re basing it on Firefox.
The killer app for web standards?
Back in the nineties, using frames to split a browser window into several independent parts was very popular. Much due…
A List Apart is back, with a new take on style sheet switching.
Typography examples and guides.
Don’t stop writing about web standards.
A screen reader emulator extension for Firefox.
When quoting text in HTML, there are several ways of marking up the quoted text. Which way you choose depends…
Turn a definition list into a scalable box with rounded corners.
Guidelines and examples that help you create accessible and usable web forms.
A structured and sensible approach to web design.
Thoughts on accessibility and the use of automated checking tools.
Simple tips for getting more traffic to your site.