Randomly this week, I've had more-than-normal number of comments from folks who ask me something like:
Went to go tweet/share a blog post of yours, and noticed you don't have any of those on your site. Interesting, any reason why?
I do have some thoughts on that...… Read article
Declaring just 'sans-serif' as the font-family means you'll get Helvetica on Mac, Arial on PC, and still have the good generic keyword fallback.
Multiple background images is a cool feature of CSS3. The syntax is easy, you just comma separate them. I find it's easiest/best to use the
background shorthand property so you can declare the position and repeating and whatnot and keep them all grouped together. What isn't obvious while looking at the syntax is which image is on top in the vertical stacking order when those images overlap. The spec is clear in this regard and browser implementations follow. The first … Read article
Just a fun experiment creating progress bars made with just CSS3 (no images). Loads of progressive nerdery packed into one little element.