Archived posts, April 2006
Alternative text should never be displayed at the same time as the image it provides an alternative for.
In the latest builds of WebKit, single line text inputs can be heavily styled with CSS. Use with care.
The level of CSS support varies so much from one email client to another it's frustrating, but this guide will help you out when you need to create HTML newsletters.
Accessites.org is a showcase for websites that dispel the myth that accessible websites have to be boring and basic.
Do not use flag icons to indicate language choice. Instead use the name of the language as text in the language itself.
A book that is a great guide to CSS tips, tricks, and techniques, and contains extensive coverage of browser bugs, hacks, and filters.
A gallery of CSS based menu designs and CSS techniques for creating various types of tabbed navigation.
An introduction to a series of articles that explain techniques for evaluating the accessibility of a website. Useful to both developers and website owners.
A story of web standards and accessibility from the release of HTML 3.2 in 1997 until now, with a look at what we can expect in the future.
A great help to anyone who is about to set up a blog and wants to know which blogging engine to use (or how to build their own).
Google's homepage is now featuring an ad for Firefox with Google Toolbar that is only displayed to Internet Explorer users.
Make your headlines work for you by bringing in new readers, and for your readers by helping them understand what your articles are about.