Design Resources

Web browser CSS support Feb 16, 2007

Detailed information about CSS support in major web browsers



15 CSS Properties You Probably Never Use (but perhaps should) Feb 16, 2007

clip, visibility, text-shadow, content, quotes, counter-reset and counter-increment marks, page-break-before and page-break-after, orphans and widows, font-size-adjust, font-stretch, font-variant, caption-side, table-layout and empty-cells



Slimbox, the ultimate lightweight Lightbox clone Feb 16, 2007

Slimbox is a 7kb visual clone of the popular Lightbox JS v2.0 by Lokesh Dhakar, written using the ultra compact mootools framework. It was designed to be small, efficient, more convenient and 100% compatible with the original Lightbox v2.



List-u-Like CSS Generator Feb 15, 2007

Create cross-browser list-based navigation bars with ease



Fancy Vertical Bar Graphs with CSS and PHP. Feb 15, 2007

Vertical bar graphs, unlike their easy-sleezy cousins (horizontal bar graphs) are hard to create. They require a bit of CSS trickery and some relaxing of the “no style within my body tags, thank you” mentality.



CSS for Deprecated HTML Attributes: Part 2 Feb 14, 2007

A practical guide on using CSS to replace the HTML attributes;
link, alink, vlink, clear, size and noshade



CSS for Deprecated HTML Attributes: Part 1 Feb 14, 2007

A practical guide on using CSS to replace the HTML attributes;
img: hspace and vspace, ul: type, img: border



CSS Speech Bubbles Feb 13, 2007

Easy to customize speech bubbles coded in CSS and valid XHTML 1.0 strict.
Tested in all major browsers:Internet Explorer 6 & 7, Firefox 2.0, Safari 2.0, Opera 9.0



53 CSS Techniques Feb 12, 2007

SmashingMagazine.com has compiled the most handy CSS-based techniques for web developers.



Web Standards: it's about quality, not compliance Feb 12, 2007

In spite of the widespread acceptance of Web standards by a specific segment of the design and development community, hosts of professionals – those out there right now creating the Web – are working in direct opposition to these standards. A significant reason for why this is happening..