Archived posts, April 2013

Responsive drop shadows

A few examples of how you can create a non-rectangular drop shadow that will adapt to the width of the element it is applied to.

Posted on April 4, 2013 in CSS

Conditional sibling class names for IE patching

A different approach to using conditional comments to add class names for targeting CSS at different versions of Internet Explorer.

Posted on April 11, 2013 in Browsers, CSS

Using a transparent image as an icon fallback

When you use an icon or other graphic instead of text for buttons, make sure there is real text for users who cannot see the image.

Posted on April 30, 2013 in CSS, Browsers, Accessibility