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9 Valuable CSS Tricks for Responsive Design. CSS also known as Cascading Style Sheets is now an integral part of web development as it allows developers to alter the elements in any web page, which were once impossible.

9 Valuable CSS Tricks for Responsive Design

If you know the correct source codes, you can easily make changes in text spacing, underline links and a lot of other stuff, which was non-changeable earlier. Also, responsive designing is getting popular with every passing day thanks to the ever growing popularity of mobile browsing. Today, in this article we will be discussing some of the most valuable CSS tricks that surely plays a significant part in the development and designing of responsive designs. As a developer, you must know that designing a responsive website is not difficult but maintaining it is definitely not an easy task.

Developers must know the art of maintaining a balance in the layout of website and make sure that none of the elements or links are broken. 1. Below is the simple code to remove the underline: Advertisement 2. 3. 4. CSS3 Action Framework. It all started when I wanted to do Google CSS3 redesign.

CSS3 Action Framework

CSS3: Animations vs. Transitions. The Shapes of CSS. 25 Helpful CSS Grid Frameworks. Advertisement We constantly try hard to search tips, tricks and tutorials, to make your work easy.

25 Helpful CSS Grid Frameworks

We have collected some CSS Grid Frameworks in this endeavor. Creating A CSS3 Dropdown Menu #4. Creating CSS3 Dropdown Menu #4 This is our forth CSS3 menu.

Creating A CSS3 Dropdown Menu #4

This will colored tabs with dropdown submenus (animated with transition effects). Make attention, that all new effects (transitions) will work only in most fresh browsers like FF, Chrome, Safary browsers, possible in Opera too. 20 Super Techniques For CSS Page Layouts. Its our constant endeavor to bring the best of resources for our resources.

20 Super Techniques For CSS Page Layouts

This article is yet again an effort to do the same by collecting a huge list of CSS Page Layouts. If you are short of time, you can download ready made CSS Page layouts and if you want to add certain personalized touch, we have listed few websites below where you can make a CSS (Cascading Style Sheet), on your own without adding too much effort. As a developer, you know the importance of respecting the hard work others have put in making these CSS Page layouts. So kindly go through the terms of use before downloading the content. Have a knowledgeable week ahead. If you like this article, you might be interested in some of our older articles on Tips for Writing CSS, What’s Exciting In CSS3, CSS3 Animation Demos and Tutorials, and Comparison Tables. 8 Magical Dynamic and Fluid Layout and How to Make It. Introduction Recently, I have been quite interested with a new kind of web layout - dynamic and fluid layout.

8 Magical Dynamic and Fluid Layout and How to Make It

It cleverly fills in all the spaces and rearranges each items and display it nicely on browsers, and they usually come with slick animation too. Some of them even have advance filtering for different categories. I found 8 websites that share the same characteristics and in the last section of this post, I listed 3 jQuery plugins that help you to achieve the same effect as well. Enjoy! Demo: Pure CSS GUI icons (experimental) A Whole Bunch of Amazing Stuff Pseudo Elements Can Do. It's pretty amazing what you can do with the pseudo elements :before and :after.

A Whole Bunch of Amazing Stuff Pseudo Elements Can Do

For every element on the page, you get two more free ones that you can do just about anything another HTML element could do. They unlock a whole lot of interesting design possibilities without negatively affecting the semantics of your markup. Here's a whole bunch of those amazing things. A roundup, if you will1. Give you multiple background canvases Because you can absolutely position pseudo elements relative to their parent element, you can think of them as two extra layers to play with for every element. Creating a CSS3 Dropdown Menu #2. Creating CSS3 Dropdown Menu #2 This is our second drop down menu.

Creating a CSS3 Dropdown Menu #2

Today it is in the green palette. The menu will include a submenus that will slide when we hovering the parent elements. That menu will good for green palette templates. 20+ Amazing CSS3 Text Effect Tutorials and Experiments. OK, so you’ve designed that nice web page of yours, picked the right backgrounds and colors for it to set the adequate tone and atmosphere for your visitors or clients, decided on the appropriate icon sets to make the browsing even more accessible, exciting and interesting, but how about the text?

20+ Amazing CSS3 Text Effect Tutorials and Experiments

You still haven’t thought about it? If not, don’t despair, because we’re here to help! An Introduction To CSS3 Keyframe Animations - Smashing Magazine. Advertisement By now you’ve probably heard at least something about animation in CSS3 using keyframe-based syntax.

An Introduction To CSS3 Keyframe Animations - Smashing Magazine

The CSS3 animations module1 in the specification has been around for a couple of years now, and it has the potential to become a big part of Web design. Using CSS3 keyframe animations, developers can create smooth, maintainable animations that perform relatively well and that don’t require reams of scripting. CSS Sprites, What is it and How to use it? You’ve probably heard about CSS sprites, but do you know what they really are and why you should use them? A simple answer is that a sprite is a composition of multiple smaller images into one large image. See the thumbnail of this post for an example. It might sound a little counterproductive to create a larger image, because it might take longer to download it right? Well, that’s not exactly true. CSS Sprites – How It Works Image Courtesy: Image Shack Whenever a user comes to your site, the browser has to load each and single one of the images, unless they are already downloaded.

If you’re sitting on a low latency network, say 50ms, and the web page has 20 images and other external files, it will take a minimum of 20*50*2 = 2 seconds of additional time to load the page, not counting the image size. How To Use CSS3 Pseudo-Classes - Smashing Magazine. Advertisement CSS3 is a wonderful thing, but it’s easy to be bamboozled by the transforms and animations (many of which are vendor-specific) and forget about the nuts-and-bolts selectors that have also been added to the specification. A number of powerful new pseudo-selectors (16 are listed in the latest W3C spec1) enable us to select elements based on a range of new criteria.

Before we look at these new CSS3 pseudo-classes, let’s briefly delve into the dusty past of the Web and chart the journey of these often misunderstood selectors. Random CSS generator with evolution. @ Learning is bateru. Posted by Larry Battle on January 28, 2011 Hey Guys, What if you could just write HTML and have the CSS generate itself? Well, this question have been bugging me for while, so I decided to program it. Method: The method in which I did so what the following. I wanted to simulate evolution by having the user selecting which CSSJSON object would have offspring, in an attempt to find the perfect css for the html layout. I’m think if I applied statistics to see which traces are favorable over all the selected offspring, then the resulting offspring would come out to being more to want the user wants.

Pure CSS Hide and Display HTML Elements without Javascript. How to avoid common CSS3 mistakes. 5 Interesting CSS Techniques. 101 CSS Techniques Of All Time- Part 1 - Noupe Design Blog. Jan 13 2008 CSS has fundamentally changed web design, it has provided designers with a set of properties that can be tweaked to make various techniques to make your pages just look right. Today we are presenting a round-up of 101 CSS techniques designers use all the time. Definitely worth taking a very close look at! This is just the first series , the second part will be coming soon, stay tuned and Enjoy! CSS Sprites CSS sprites save HTTP requests by using CSS positioning to selectively display composite background images. CSS Sprites: Image Slicing’s Kiss of Death- Say goodbye to old-school slicing and dicing when creating image maps, buttons, and navigation menus.

Nuevas tecnologias de la informacion para el Director de Informatica. Simplify Your CSS With LESS Elements. I’m a big fan of LESS, the CSS pre-processor. 20+ Extra Ordinary Designed CSS Websites. Now a days a simple website does not get the user attention, among the thousends of websites you just remember only one or two websites. The 30 CSS Selectors you Must Memorize. So you learned the base id, class, and descendant selectors—and then called it a day? Transparent CSS Sprites - Smashing Magazine. Advertisement. Most Common CSS Mistakes. Are CSS Frameworks Evil? 40 Powerful CSS Techniques You Should’t Miss For Effective Coding.

How To Create a Stylish Content Slider using CSS3 & jQuery. With the amount of content available online these days, we sometimes have to resort to using different techniques in order to show/hide/group some content or information on a web page. Content sliders are very popular because they work and usually don’t hinder usability and in many cases can even improve the user experience. Today we’ll learn how to create a stylish content slider using CSS3 and some jQuery magic. Top 10 CSS3 buttons tutorials. CSS3 Border Images for Beautiful, Flexible Boxes. The CSS3 buzz is in full swing, and many of CSS3’s most useful properties are receiving a fair bit of attention.

Properties like border-radius, text-shadow, custom gradients, and even CSS3 transitions have been shown to be quite practical, resolving real-world design issues with minimal markup and maintainable code. One CSS3 property that’s been overlooked in this area, however, is the border-image property. The irony here is that what makes this property so useful, is exactly what makes it extremely confusing. Working With RGBA Colour. When Tim and I were discussing the redesign of this site last year, one of the clear goals was to have a graphical style without making the pages heavy with a lot of images.

When we launched, a lot of people were surprised that the design wasn’t built with PNGs. My thoughts on LESS. Photo by magnus* 47 Amazing CSS3 Animation Demos. Top 10 Tips for Writing Better CSS. 25 Amazing CSS3 Experimentations and Demos.