Archive for the ‘CSS’ Category

Fading Link Colour With CSS3

CSS3 arms designers with some great new styling and effects. One of them is transitions and it lets us do something that previously required some jQuery or Javascript.

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Customising Web Galleries Using Light Blue for Photographers

Light Blue Software for Photographers

Recently, a client who is a wedding photographer, asked me about including some eCommerce facility so he could sell prints from his website. He has a client area built using […]

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Colour Formats and CSS3

Having worked with HEX colours and RGB in web design for some time now, I am intrigued by how successful the new HSLA format will be. As of yet, it […]

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Adding Images to Links

Using images with links provides a visual cue that lets you know something about the link such as, what type of file it links to, whether it takes you off-site […]

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Changing the Text Selection Colours on Web Pages

Here’s a useful bit of css. If you have a site with light coloured text and you want to select and copy some of it, it might not be so […]

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Adding Images to Your Signature in Mail

Here’s a quick way of adding a signature with a graphic to your signature in Apple Mail. Please note, this will show the image as an attachment in Outlook etc […]

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Opera Mini Browser for iPhone

The new app arrived today, and I’ve just installed it. Tried out a couple of jQuery sites and promptly uninstalled Opera! Just like the desktop app, it doesn’t display sites […]

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IE8 and the Acid3 Test

This morning I saw a web banner ad which actually made me laugh out loud. No surprise then that it’s for Internet Explorer… The ad is for the latest update […]

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Windows Browser Choice

After having dominated the web browser market for several years, Microsoft have finally been forced to offer their customers a choice. A European Commission Decision has made Microsoft now offer […]

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Testing Web Pages for the iPhone

I have come across a couple of iPhone browser simulators that are intended to help you see how your pages look on the device. However, in practice, they seem to […]

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