SASS vs. LESS | CSS-Tricks

In CSS, User Experience (UX), Web Standards by bchesley0 Comments

SASS vs. LESSMAY 16, 2012 “Which CSS preprocessor language should I choose?” is a hot topic lately. Ive been asked in person several times and an online debate has been popping up every few days it seems. Its nice that the conversation has largely turned from whether or not preprocessing is a good idea to which one language is best. …

YUI 3 — Yahoo! User Interface Library

In AJAX, CSS, Frameworks, Open Source, YUI by bchesley0 Comments

YUI 3 — Yahoo! User Interface Library YUI 3 is Yahoo!’s next-generation JavaScript and CSS library. It powers the new Yahoo! homepage, Yahoo! Mail, and many other Yahoo! sites. The YUI 3 Library has been redesigned and rewritten from the ground up incorporating what we’ve learned in five years of dedicated library development. The library includes the core components, a …

Getting Started – Google Font API

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You can start using the Google Font API in just two steps: Add a stylesheet link to request the desired web font(s): Style an element with the requested web font, either in a stylesheet: CSS selector { font-family: ‘Font Name’, serif; } or with an inline style on the element itself: Your text Note: When specifying a web font in …

CSS 3.0 Generator

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Border Radius | CSS Border Radius | CSS 3.0 Border Radius | CSS3.0 Border Radius. Good for most modern browsers (i.e., not IE).

HTML5 Boilerplate – A rock-solid default for HTML5 awesome.

In CSS, Web Standards by bchesley0 Comments

HTML5 Boilerplate is the professional badass’s base HTML/CSS/JS template for a fast, robust and future-proof site. After more than two years in iterative development, you get the best of the best practices baked in: cross-browser normalization, performance optimizations, even optional features like cross-domain ajax and flash. A starter apache .htaccess config file hooks you the eff up with caching rules …

Background Image for Input Button with CSS (works in both Firefox and IE) « This part of my life is called: Being Myself

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Background Image for Input Button with CSS (works in both Firefox and IE) Posted on September 6, 2008 by Balaji Ramesh I was having trouble with setting a background image for an input button in IE 6. The background-image property that worked in Firefox 2.0 just did not have any effect on IE6. After a bit of googling, I realized that …