Archived posts, September 2005
When project managers who do not know about web standards run the show.
Russ Weakley covers more than the basics in this one.
Great news from the IE Blog. Now where's the Mac version?
A slight modification of the footerStick method for positioning a footer with CSS.
Required reading if you use Scott Andrew LePera's addEvent() event handler script.
A discussion on whether using CSS media types to automatically load a print stylesheet may break user expectations when printing web pages.
Helps keep your CSS as valid as your markup.
Data tables styled with CSS.
A good summary of techniques for specifying the language of content.
Using advanced CSS to create custom corners and borders with multiple background images and generated content.
Why do many decision makers, project managers, and tool manufacturers prevent us from doing things right?
Write clear and meaningful titles for your articles and make sure to use that text in the title element.
Seth Godin's ebook is currently available as a free download.
The Web Developer Toolbar can help you perform some manual accessibility checks.
Internet Explorer and Safari have similar problems with in-page keyboard navigation.
A web application that lets you compare different typefaces and settings side by side.
How to use generated content in CSS to insert a check mark symbol after visited links.
Why hand-coding HTML and CSS is better than using WYSIWYG applications.
Footnotes don't exist in HTML, but you can fake them. Or not.
Long lines of text may not be that bad for on-screen readability after all.
Use CSS to make "read more" links more accessible to screen reader users.
How to become a good blog commenter.
Many WYSIWYG CMSs that use in-page editing have problems with CSS based layouts.
Part 1 of 3 in a series of articles explaining the selectors available in CSS 2.1.
Please think twice before using multiple columns to display longer articles on-screen.
Collect all URIs in a document and display them in a tidy list for printing.