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By Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Bolton, Cameron Adams, David Johnson

CSS-based layout doesn't have to be dull. The paintings & technological know-how of CSS brings jointly a skilled number of designers who will assist you take the construction blocks of your net site's layout (such as headings, navigation, kinds, and extra) and produce them to existence with absolutely standards-compliant CSS.
This full color booklet allows you to layout websites that not just paintings good throughout all browsers, are effortless to take care of, and are hugely available, yet also are visually wonderful.
* Create really fascinating headings. * detect a number of how one can current photographs successfully. * Use heritage photos to offer your web site zest. * construct usable and engaging navigation. * layout kinds which are trendy and sensible. * methods to break free from the sq. field gclich. * Create funky tables. * and many more

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Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Bolton, Cameron Adams, and David Johnson, 5 of the largest names in CSS layout have joined forces to deliver you The artwork & technology Of CSS.

fantastically provided in complete colour, this e-book will educate you ways to use cutting edge CSS-based concepts to create visually gorgeous headings, kinds, menus, navigation, backgrounds, and lots more and plenty more...

utilizing The artwork & technological know-how Of CSS, you'll see simply how effortless it's to unharness your artistic abilities and layout inspirational sites with CSS.

All designs during this ebook are visually attractive and encouraging. The CSS code used to create all the elements is incorporated and warranted to be basic, effective and cross-browser suitable.
between its many treasures, this publication will express you ways to:

* layout calendars, menus and desk of contents utilizing CSS * Create horizontal, vertical and tab-based navigation structures utilizing CSS * Create rounded corners utilizing CSS * layout fashionable site headings * prepare funky & inventive site backgrounds * Use CSS to render blockquotes, dates and lists in a visually beautiful demeanour All designs during this booklet are visually beautiful and encouraging. The code CSS code used to create all the parts is supplied and is guaranteed to be basic, effective and cross-browser compatible.

Who should still learn This Book?

This e-book is perfect for someone who desires to achieve the sensible talents interested in utilizing CSS to make appealing sites, in particular if you're no longer the kind who loves to study via memorizing a proper specification after which attempting to determine which browsers applied it thoroughly (does someone take pleasure in analyzing specifications?). the one wisdom you'll must have is a few familiarity with HTML. This ebook will supply designers the talents they should enforce their principles, and gives builders with artistic thought via sensible examples.

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By Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Bolton, Cameron Adams, David Johnson

CSS-based layout doesn't have to be dull. The paintings & technological know-how of CSS brings jointly a skilled number of designers who will assist you take the construction blocks of your net site's layout (such as headings, navigation, kinds, and extra) and produce them to existence with absolutely standards-compliant CSS.
This full color booklet allows you to layout websites that not just paintings good throughout all browsers, are effortless to take care of, and are hugely available, yet also are visually wonderful.
* Create really fascinating headings. * detect a number of how one can current photographs successfully. * Use heritage photos to offer your web site zest. * construct usable and engaging navigation. * layout kinds which are trendy and sensible. * methods to break free from the sq. field gclich. * Create funky tables. * and many more

From the Publisher

Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Bolton, Cameron Adams, and David Johnson, 5 of the largest names in CSS layout have joined forces to deliver you The artwork & technology Of CSS.

fantastically provided in complete colour, this e-book will educate you ways to use cutting edge CSS-based concepts to create visually gorgeous headings, kinds, menus, navigation, backgrounds, and lots more and plenty more...

utilizing The artwork & technological know-how Of CSS, you'll see simply how effortless it's to unharness your artistic abilities and layout inspirational sites with CSS.

All designs during this ebook are visually attractive and encouraging. The CSS code used to create all the elements is incorporated and warranted to be basic, effective and cross-browser suitable.
between its many treasures, this publication will express you ways to:

* layout calendars, menus and desk of contents utilizing CSS * Create horizontal, vertical and tab-based navigation structures utilizing CSS * Create rounded corners utilizing CSS * layout fashionable site headings * prepare funky & inventive site backgrounds * Use CSS to render blockquotes, dates and lists in a visually beautiful demeanour All designs during this booklet are visually beautiful and encouraging. The code CSS code used to create all the parts is supplied and is guaranteed to be basic, effective and cross-browser compatible.

Who should still learn This Book?

This e-book is perfect for someone who desires to achieve the sensible talents interested in utilizing CSS to make appealing sites, in particular if you're no longer the kind who loves to study via memorizing a proper specification after which attempting to determine which browsers applied it thoroughly (does someone take pleasure in analyzing specifications?). the one wisdom you'll must have is a few familiarity with HTML. This ebook will supply designers the talents they should enforce their principles, and gives builders with artistic thought via sensible examples.

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However, you can give them a lot more impact by playing around with their placement via the manipulation of their borders and padding values. 16, that uses borders and padding to extend an image beyond the width of the page content. This approach makes the layout a little more interesting, and makes the image seem more deliberate—it doesn’t seem as if it’s just been “placed” there. 16: Introductory photo using borders and padding It’s very easy to create this look. jpg" class="intro" alt="The Cat Vase" /> 50 The Art & Science of CSS

I remember the day that my grandmother told me what she was giving me in her will.

She pointed to the vase in the corner. This vase always intrigued me, in all its gaudiness.

It is a big white vase painted with large pink, yellow, and purple flowers, butterflies, and ornamentation around the top. All the line work was painted in glossy, shiny gold. And all around the vase were three-dimensional figurines of cats attached on to it, so it would look like they were climbing the vase.

Don’t get me wrong. I love cats.

Years went by and I never put another thought to the vase.

Photo styles, but for a few minor differences: 36 The Art & Science of CSS Creating a Thumbnails Page We’ll create a typical thumbnails page—a display of small images, each of which links to its respective image page. Actually, since we’ve already created the look and feel of the image page, most of the groundwork is completed. jpg" />

You’ll notice that this markup is very similar to the image page’s markup, except the h1 is different, and the description area has been removed.

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