Archived posts, September 2003

Lists of lists

For some time (a few months) I’ve been using lists to mark up things like navigation bars, menus and lists of links. Thanks to the CSS sup…

Posted on September 9, 2003 in CSS

More lists

Complementing Listamatic, Listutorial explains, step by step, how to use CSS to style HTML lists.

Posted on September 13, 2003 in (X)HTML, CSS

Skipping links

For accessibility reasons it is considered good practice to put a “skip navigation” link at the top of each page (In this case, “top” mean…

Posted on September 13, 2003 in Accessibility

Floating bugs

No, I’m not talking about dead insects floating on water here. I’m talking about an incredibly frustrating bug in IE/Win. I encountered th…

Posted on September 16, 2003 in CSS

Image Replacement for IE5/Mac

As noted by Matt Haughey, IE5/Mac has problems with recent image replacement techniques (Image Replacement–No Span and A new image replace…

Posted on September 17, 2003 in CSS

Rounding Tab Corners

Eric Meyer has published a new CSS article at his Complex Spiral Consulting site. The article explains how to use CSS to turn an unordered…

Posted on September 18, 2003 in CSS

Verdana bad?

Why you should avoid the Verdana font is an interesting article by Stephen Poley. His opinion is that Verdana may not be the great screen …

Posted on September 24, 2003 in Web General, Accessibility, Usability

Listamatic 2

Time for another automatic list generator. Listamatic 2 will generate HTML and CSS for nested lists. Visitors are encouraged to submit the…

Posted on September 25, 2003 in (X)HTML, CSS

Nested Lists Tabs

I copied the HTML from Listamatic 2 and started tweaking the CSS I had from a while back when I first tried styling a nested list. The res…

Posted on September 27, 2003 in CSS