CSS

Cascading Style Sheets are used to define the presentation layer of websites. How CSS works is not always self-evident, so many of these articles explain various aspects of using CSS.

Stop using CSS hacks now

Still using CSS hacks for Internet Explorer? Kick the habit now or you’ll be sorry.

Posted on October 13, 2005

Form accessibility and usability

Examples of techniques that improve usability and accessibility of web forms.

Posted on October 10, 2005

CSS 2.1 selectors, Part 2

Part 2 of 3 in a series of articles explaining the selectors available in CSS 2.1.

Posted on October 10, 2005

Maintaining CSS files

How can we prevent stylesheet files from becoming too difficult and time-consuming to maintain?

Posted on October 9, 2005

Collecting links for printing

Collect all URIs in a document and display them in a tidy list for printing.

Posted on September 29, 2005

CSS3 Multi-column layout considered harmful

Please think twice before using multiple columns to display longer articles on-screen.

Posted on September 28, 2005

CSS 2.1 selectors, Part 1

Part 1 of 3 in a series of articles explaining the selectors available in CSS 2.1.

Posted on September 26, 2005

CSS hacking for WYSIWYG CMSs

Many WYSIWYG CMSs that use in-page editing have problems with CSS based layouts.

Posted on September 26, 2005

Accessible “read more” links

Use CSS to make “read more” links more accessible to screen reader users.

Posted on September 24, 2005

Check marking visited links

How to use generated content in CSS to insert a check mark symbol after visited links.

Posted on September 19, 2005

Custom borders with advanced CSS

Using advanced CSS to create custom corners and borders with multiple background images and generated content.

Posted on September 12, 2005

Screen Readers and CSS Layout

Screen readers speak content in the order it is in the markup, not in the order it is displayed on-screen.

Posted on September 12, 2005

CSS Table Gallery

Data tables styled with CSS.

Posted on September 10, 2005

CSS Syntax Checker for BBEdit and TextWrangler

Helps keep your CSS as valid as your markup.

Posted on September 9, 2005

Starting with CSS

A set of CSS rules to use as a starting point.

Posted on September 6, 2005

Print-friendly CSS and usability

A discussion on whether using CSS media types to automatically load a print stylesheet may break user expectations when printing web pages.

Posted on September 6, 2005

Optimizing CSS presentation in HTML emails

Use CSS to improve the markup of HTML emails.

Posted on September 5, 2005

footerStickAlt - positioning a footer with CSS

A slight modification of the footerStick method for positioning a footer with CSS.

Posted on September 3, 2005

Basic webstandards Workshop

Russ Weakley covers more than the basics in this one.

Posted on September 2, 2005

Architecting CSS

Guidelines for organising CSS.

Posted on August 23, 2005

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