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Pure CSS GUI icons (experimental) An experiment that uses pseudo-elements to create 84 simple GUI icons using CSS and semantic HTML. Shared as an exercise in creative problem solving and working within constraints. This is not a “production ready” CSS icon set. Demo: Pure CSS GUI icons Dreamweaver CS6 Review – Is it time do ditch Notepad++? I’m the kind of Notepad guy. Back in 2005 the only tools I had to help me learning HTML and CSS were Notepad (yeah, that simple notepad, from Windows) and Firefox (no I didn’t know about firebug back then, my debugging process was kind of awful). So, when I was introduced to Dreamweaver MX 2003 I just got amazed. Code coloring and auto closing tags were luxuries that I just wasn’t used to. And at first my overall performance increased a lot.
CSS round buttons CSS3, with its great border-radius property, allows creation of fixed-size and responsive CSS round buttons. This article explains how to create circular buttons using CSS3 only. Add animation, shadows and/or images to the buttons to get to get the perfect look and feel. The round buttons, both fixed-size and responsive work in all modern browsers and will render square in CSS2- browsers. Why CSS round buttons? First, why CSS?
Creating Different CSS3 Box Shadows Effects In this tutorial we are going to be creating box shadow effects with just CSS. Below is an image created in photoshop of different box shadows effects. These used to be the only way of creating this effect but thanks to CSS3 we can now do all this with just CSS. View Demo page to see what we are going to create CSS Box Shadow Effects Demo CSS Box Shadow We are going to be using the CSS box shadow property which is one my favourite CSS properties which you will see in this tutorial how easy you can use it. Native HTML5 Drag and Drop Introduction For years, we've been using libraries like JQuery and Dojo to simplify complex UI elements like animations, rounded corners, and drag and drop. There's no doubt, eye-candy is important for making rich, immersive experiences on the web. But why should a library be required for common tasks that all developers are using?
Multiple Backgrounds and Borders with CSS 2.1 Using CSS 2.1 pseudo-elements to provide up to 3 background canvases, 2 fixed-size presentational images, and multiple complex borders for a single HTML element. This method of progressive enhancement works for all browsers that support CSS 2.1 pseudo-elements and their positioning. No CSS3 support required. Support: Firefox 3.5+, Safari 4+, Chrome 4+, Opera 10+, IE8+. How does it work?
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