BlogRush: Hip or Hype?

It’s a bit too early to tell, but as you may have noticed, I’ve installed it in the sidebar of this site. My hope is that it turns out to be an awesome service for both readers and webmasters alike. …

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Single-Line vrs. Multi-Line CSS

Steve Smith over at Ordered List has an interesting article up about how he chooses to format his CSS. Basically there are two ways to go about it, Single-Line and Multi-Line, with Multi-Line being the classic approach:

#wrapper {
    width:800px; 
    
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An Exploding CSS Menu

By exploding, I sort of mean “the menu blocks appear to expand vertically”, but you get the idea. The theory is that upon rollover, you can change the height and offset of an element (or width or any number of …

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Apple iTunes-Like CSS Menu

Developer Mark Alldritt posted a pretty nice bit of code (XCode project) for making nice Apple-Like menus in applications. I thought I would try to replicate this same idea with CSS. It worked out fairly well, check out the screenshot:…

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Tag Cloudish Crazy CSS Menu

OK, this is a little cheezy, but it’s just intended to be an example of something you can do with CSS. Certainly this could be adapted in any number of different ways to achieve cooler effects. The theory here is …

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CSS Page Loader

If you have certain pages on your website that take some time to load, you may want to consider a page loader. A page loader is any kind of animation that visually communicates to a visitor that the page is …

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Un-bloat CSS by using multiple classes

Let’s say you need six different 100px square boxes with different characteristics:

  • Red with Border
  • Blue with Border
  • Green with Border
  • Red without Border
  • Blue without Border
  • Green without Border

You COULD create a unique class for each of these, …

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