Archived posts, May 2005

Various Artists: Verve Remixed 3

Artist: Various Artists Title: Verve Remixed 3 Genre: Jazz-house-electronica Released: 2005 Visit for more details on Verve Remixed…

Posted on May 1, 2005 in Music

Roots Manuva: Awfully Deep

Artist: Roots Manuva Title: Awfully Deep Genre: Hip-hop-dub Released: 2005 Visit for more details on Awfully Deep….

Posted on May 1, 2005 in Music

Medeski Martin and Wood: End of the World Party

Artist: Medeski Martin & Wood Title: End of the World Party Genre: Jazz-hop-funk Released: 2004 Visit for more…

Posted on May 1, 2005 in Music

The Art of Reading a DTD

Handy for when you need to look up something in a DTD.

Posted on May 1, 2005 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks

Usability testing without a budget

How to do usability testing of websites even if you have no time and no money.

Posted on May 2, 2005 in Usability


Using scripting to inject a layout table into structurally correct markup.

Posted on May 3, 2005 in JavaScript, Quicklinks

CSS Organization Tip 1: Flags

How to quickly find different sections of your CSS files.

Posted on May 3, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

Webben är inte öppen för alla

I’m featured in an article in Swedish weekly Ny Teknik.

Posted on May 4, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks

Web Essentials 05

Registration for the Web Essentials 2005 conference is open.

Posted on May 5, 2005 in Quicklinks

Jello: A Different Liquid Layout

Fixed and fluid width combined. Sort of.

Posted on May 6, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

Line Height

A thorough explanation of the line-height CSS property.

Posted on May 7, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

VoiceOver and Safari: Screen reading on the Mac

Examining VoiceOver, the built-in screen reader in Mac OS X 10.4.

Posted on May 9, 2005 in Accessibility

Usability Week 2005 in Stockholm

I’m heading to Stockholm for a couple of days.

Posted on May 10, 2005 in Quicklinks, Usability

Validating an entire site

How to install the W3C validator and use it to batch validate entire sites.

Posted on May 10, 2005 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks, Web Standards

STR: SwishMAX Text Replacement

A possible alternative to sIFR.

Posted on May 11, 2005 in JavaScript, Quicklinks, Web General

Manipulating Definition Lists

Turning a definition list into a multi-column portfolio.

Posted on May 11, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

Ten questions for Joe Clark

A very entertaining interview with accessibility guru Joe Clark.

Posted on May 11, 2005 in Accessibility, Interviews, Quicklinks

Image Attributes

Questioning width and height values for images.

Posted on May 13, 2005 in (X)HTML, CSS, Quicklinks

JavaScript-enhanced image replacement

One way of solving the images off, CSS on problem with image replacement.

Posted on May 14, 2005 in Accessibility, CSS, JavaScript, Quicklinks

Transparent custom corners and borders

Create a resizable box with custom, transparent corners and borders and no extra markup.

Posted on May 16, 2005 in CSS, JavaScript

That Music Thing

The Musical Baton thing. Some of my favourite music.

Posted on May 17, 2005 in Quicklinks


A huge compilation of essential bookmarks for web professionals.

Posted on May 18, 2005 in Quicklinks, Web General


A rant about WYSIWYG editors that require IE/Win and generate crappy code.

Posted on May 18, 2005 in Content Management, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Skills for Access

A comprehensive resource on issues relating to multimedia, e-learning and accessibility.

Posted on May 19, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks

Search Engine Visibility

How to measure your visibility in search engines.

Posted on May 21, 2005 in Quicklinks, Search Engine Optimisation

More About Custom DTDs

The W3C’s Quality Assurance Group explains the downside of custom DTDs.

Posted on May 22, 2005 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Comments: Behind the Scenes

Jonathan Snook’s very neat comments system explained.

Posted on May 22, 2005 in CSS, JavaScript, Quicklinks

The Web Standards Advocate

A presentation on web standards.

Posted on May 23, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Dockable Comments

A bit of DOM scripting to move a comment form.

Posted on May 24, 2005 in JavaScript, Quicklinks

Accessibility myths and misconceptions

A few common accessibility myths and misconceptions explained.

Posted on May 25, 2005 in Accessibility

Server maintenance

How to fix a problem with MT-Blacklist giving a Byte order is not compatible error.

Posted on May 29, 2005 in Movable Type


A book baton. A listing of my favourite books.

Posted on May 30, 2005 in Quicklinks