The Art & Science Of CSS
Beautifully presented in full color, this book will teach you how to apply innovative CSS-based techniques to create visually stunning headings, forms, menus, navigation, backgrounds, and much more...
Using The Art & Science Of CSS, you’ll see just how easy it is to unleash your creative talents and design inspirational web sites with CSS. All designs in this book are visually appealing and inspiring. The CSS code used to create each of the components is included and guaranteed to be simple, efficient and cross-browser compatible.
NOTE: As this is a classic SitePoint resource, it is only available to download in PDF format only.
What you'll learn
Among its many treasures, this book will show you how to: * Format calendars, menus and table of contents using CSS * Create horizontal, vertical and tab-based navigation systems using CSS * Create rounded corners using CSS * Design stylish Website headings * Put together funky & artistic Website backgrounds * Use CSS to render blockquotes, dates and lists in a visually appealing manner All designs in this book are visually appealing and inspiring. The code CSS code used to create each of the components is provided and is guaranteed to be simple, efficient and cross-browser compatible.
Who should do this
This book is ideal for anyone who wants to gain the practical skills involved in using CSS to make attractive web sites, especially if you are not the type who likes to learn by memorizing a formal specification and then trying to work out which browsers implemented it completely (does anyone enjoy reading specifications?). The only knowledge you'll need to have is some familiarity with HTML. This book will give designers the skills they need to implement their ideas, and provides developers with creative inspiration through practical examples.
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