This is an easy and elegant way to prompt user messages or to seek user inputs. The author of this tool had cleanly explained its various usage by giving examples which is again easy to follow.
Check out the extension at http://trentrichardson.com/Impromptu/index.php
FIR stands for Fahrner Image Replacement named after Todd Fahrner.
It is a standard compliant technique in which <h1> and <span> tags are used to have nice headings and highlights.
Key fact in this technique is that the text will get displayed even if the CSS is disabled for some reason, hence presenting the text beneath it.
Box model bug in IE, Firefox
Display the below versions of the file in IE, Firefox and check the difference in display. Note the css styling used in Sample A and Sample B HTML coding.
When defining the width of the “div” layer it is essential that you need to consider the padding, margin, border size given to each element. As different browser versions have different ways of interpreting these values we need to cascade the width from the parent element to child layer if we were destined to use width for restricting the boundary of the element. Continue Reading…
Cufon: Alternative to sIFR
To generate the scripts, you can choose to do that from the cufon site
or, download a copy of the script from github and install it in your local computer
If you download the files, then you need to untar the files and create your local site. If fontforge is not installed, you need to install it in your machine before you can proceed with generating the cufon script for the font and make the necessary changes in generate/settings.ini file. Continue Reading…
It is very simple to use this application to compress the files. All you need to have is a java installation in your machine. Continue Reading…
Peek-a-boo Bug in IE6 and the possible solutions
When we design a liquid layout, the more common case of this bug appearing in pages will be when you design a <div> layer next to another <div> layer each set to float. It occurs in IE6 and is taken care of in IE7. Continue Reading…