Cascading Style Sheets

The Definitive Guide

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 9780596005252

Category: Computers

Page: 507

View: 8664

Demonstrates the control and flexibility Cascading Style Sheets bring to Web design, covering selectors and structure, units, text manipulation, colors, backgrounds, borders, visual formatting, and positioning.
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CSS: The Definitive Guide

Visual Presentation for the Web

Author: Eric A. Meyer,Estelle Weyl

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449325084

Category: Computers

Page: 1090

View: 8313

If you’re a web designer or app developer interested in sophisticated page styling, improved accessibility, and saving time and effort, this book is for you. This revised edition provides a comprehensive guide to CSS implementation, along with a thorough review of the latest CSS specifications. CSS is a constantly evolving language for describing the presentation of web content on screen, printers, speech synthesizers, screen readers, and chat windows. It is used by all browsers on all screen sizes on all types of IoT devices, including phones, computers, video games, televisions, watches, kiosks, and auto consoles. Authors Eric Meyer and Estelle Weyl show you how to improve user experience, speed development, avoid potential bugs, and add life and depth to your applications through layout, transitions and animations, borders, backgrounds, text properties, and many other tools and techniques. This guide covers: Selectors, specificity, and the cascade Values, units, fonts, and text properties Padding, borders, outlines, and margins Colors, backgrounds, and gradients Floats and positioning tricks Flexible box layout The new Grid layout system 2D and 3D transforms, transitions, and animation Filters, blending, clipping, and masking Media and feature queries
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CSS: The Definitive Guide

The Definitive Guide

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449397255

Category: Computers

Page: 538

View: 7464

CSS: The Definitive Guide, 3rd Edition, provides you with a comprehensive guide to CSS implementation, along with a thorough review of all aspects of CSS 2.1. Updated to cover Internet Explorer 7, Microsoft's vastly improved browser, this new edition includes content on positioning, lists and generated content, table layout, user interface, paged media, and more. Simply put, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a way to separate a document's structure from its presentation. The benefits of this can be quite profound: CSS allows a much richer document appearance than HTML and also saves time -- you can create or change the appearance of an entire document in just one place; and its compact file size makes web pages load quickly. CSS: The Definitive Guide, 3rd Edition, provides you with a comprehensive guide to CSS implementation, along with a thorough review of all aspects of CSS 2.1. Updated to cover Internet Explorer 7, Microsoft's vastly improved browser, this new edition includes content on positioning, lists and generated content, table layout, user interface, paged media, and more. Author Eric Meyer tackles the subject with passion, exploring in detail each individual CSS property and how it interacts with other properties. You'll not only learn how to avoid common mistakes in interpretation, you also will benefit from the depth and breadth of his experience and his clear and honest style. This is the complete sourcebook on CSS. The 3rd edition contains: Updates to reflect changes in the latest draft version of CSS 2.1 Browser notes updated to reflect changes between IE6 and IE7 Advanced selectors supported in IE7 and other major browsers included A new round of technical edits by a fresh set of editors Clarifications and corrected errata, including updated URLs ofreferenced online resources
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The Definitive Guide to HTML5

Author: Adam Freeman

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1430239611

Category: Computers

Page: 1080

View: 9749

The Definitive Guide to HTML5 provides the breadth of information you'll need to start creating the next generation of HTML5 websites. It covers all the base knowledge required for standards-compliant, semantic, modern website creation. It also covers the full HTML5 ecosystem and the associated APIs that complement the core HTML5 language. The Definitive Guide to HTML5 begins by tackling the basics of HTML5, ensuring that you know best practices and key uses of all of the important elements, including those new to HTML5. This section also covers extended usage of CSS3, JavaScript, and DOM manipulation, making you proficient in all core aspects of modern website creation. The final part of the book covers the associated W3C APIs that surround the HTML5 specification. You will achieve a thorough working knowledge of the Geolocation API, web storage, creating offline applications, and the new drag and drop functionality. The Definitive Guide to HTML5 also dives into the key media enhancements of HTML5 and its surrounding technologies: Canvas, video and audio.
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JavaScript

The Definitive Guide

Author: David Flanagan

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 0596805527

Category: Computers

Page: 1078

View: 8072

A revised and updated edition offers comprehensive coverage of ECMAScript 5 (the new JavaScript language standard) and also the new APIs introduced in HTML5, with chapters on functions and classes completely rewritten and updated to match current best practices and a new chapter on language extensions and subsets. Original.
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CSS Pocket Reference

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449313647

Category: Computers

Page: 258

View: 8840

Looks at the key concepts of CSS and provides an alphabetical listing of the properties of CSS2 and CSS2.1.
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CSS and Documents

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449358381

Category: Computers

Page: 19

View: 7238

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a powerful tool that transforms the presentation of a document or a collection of documents, and it’s spread to nearly every corner of the Web—as well as many non-web environments. In this free introduction to Cascade Style Sheets, you’ll learn how CSS makes it possible for you to completely change the way document elements are presented by a user agent. You’ll discover the origins of this specification and how CSS styles work with HTML. Learn how you can choose style sheets based on the features of a given media type, including desktop screens, web-enabled phones, digital projectors, TVs, Braille devices, print documents, and even various audio renderings of a document. CSS and Documents is an excerpt from the forthcoming 4th edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide.
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Transforms in CSS

Revamp the Way You Design

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491928220

Category: Computers

Page: 52

View: 684

Present information in stunning new ways by transforming CSS elements in two- and three-dimensional space. Whether you’re rotating a photo, doing some interesting perspective tricks, or creating an interface that lets you reveal information on an element’s backside, this practical guide shows you how to use them to great effect. Short and sweet, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Transforms in CSS, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Learn how to bring life to your web pages now. Create interesting combinations of 2D transforms and fully 3D-acting interfaces Learn two types of coordinate systems used in CSS transforms: the Cartesian coordinate system and the spherical system Use the transform property to translate, scale, rotate, and skew an element Create the illusion of depth by adding perspective to an element—or one perspective to a group of elements Reveal the back of an element with the backface-visibility property
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Grid Layout in CSS

Interface Layout for the Web

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491930187

Category: Computers

Page: 84

View: 6422

CSS has had a layout-shaped hole at its center since the beginning. Designers have bent features such as float and clear to help fill that hole, but nothing has quite done the job. Now that’s about to change. With this concise guide, you’ll learn how to use CSS grid layout, a generalized system that lets you lay out pieces of your design independent of their document source order and with full awareness of the overall design. Short and deep, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Grid Layout in CSS, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Learn how to make your web pages come alive today. Explore the differences between grid boxes and block containers Create block-level grids, inline grids, and even nest grids inside grids Learn best practices for attaching elements to your layout, using explicitly defined grid lines or grid area Understand how the implicit grid automatically adjusts for oversized elements Create gutters between grid elements, and align and justify individual items Eric A. Meyer is an author, speaker, blogger, sometime teacher, and co-founder of An Event Apart. He’s a two-decade veteran of the Web and web standards, a past member of the W3C’s Cascading Style Sheets Working Group, and the author of O’Reilly’s CSS: The Definitive Guide.
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Positioning in CSS

Layout Enhancements for the Web

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491930349

Category: Computers

Page: 50

View: 2395

The Grid Layout spec will soon change your approach to website design, but there will still be plenty of uses for CSS positioning tricks. Whether you want to create sidebars that remain in the viewport (browser window), add sticky section headings to lists or long articles, or overlap one element with another, this concise ebook will expertly guide you through all the main CSS positioning types. Short and deep, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Positioning in CSS, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Make your web pages come alive today. You'll learn how to: Remove an element from a document but keep its new position part of the document’s flow with absolute positioning Keep an element like a masthead or sidebar in one fixed position in the viewport with fixed positioning Preserve an element’s shape and the space it occupied in the document with relative positioning Make a document’s headers selectively stay still in response to scrolling conditions with sticky positioning Eric A. Meyer is an author, speaker, blogger, sometime teacher, and co-founder of An Event Apart. He’s a two-decade veteran of the Web and web standards, a past member of the W3C’s Cascading Style Sheets Working Group, and the author of O’Reilly’s CSS: The Definitive Guide.
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CSS: The Missing Manual

Author: David Sawyer McFarland

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491918012

Category: Computers

Page: 718

View: 3923

CSS lets you create professional-looking websites, but learning its finer points can be tricky—even for seasoned web developers. This fully updated edition provides the most modern and effective tips, tricks, and tutorial-based instruction on CSS available today. Learn how to use new tools such as Flexbox and Sass to build web pages that look great and run fast on any desktop or mobile device. Ideal for casual and experienced designers alike. The important stuff you need to know: Start with the basics. Write CSS-friendly HTML, including the HTML5 tags recognized by today’s browsers. Design for mobile devices. Create web pages that look great when visitors use them on the go. Make your pages work for you. Add animations that capture the imagination, and forms that get the job done. Take control of page layouts. Use professional design techniques such as floats and positioning. Make your layouts more flexible. Design websites with Flexbox that adjust to different devices and screen sizes. Work more efficiently. Write less CSS code and work with smaller files, using Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets (Sass).
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CSS Cookbook

Author: Christopher Schmitt

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 9780596554682

Category: Computers

Page: 544

View: 5741

As the industry standard method for enriching the presentation of HTML-based web pages, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) allow you to give web pages more structure and a more sophisticated look. But first, you have to get past CSS theory and resolve real-world problems. For those all-too-common dilemmas that crop up with each project, CSS Cookbook provides hundreds of practical examples with CSS code recipes that you can use immediately to format your web pages. Arranged in a quick-lookup format for easy reference, the second edition has been updated to explain the unique behavior of the latest browsers: Microsoft's IE 7 and Mozilla's Firefox 1.5. Also, the book has been expanded to cover the interaction of CSS and images and now includes more recipes for beginning CSS users. The explanation that accompanies each recipe enables you to customize the formatting for your specific needs. With topics that range from basic web typography and page layout to techniques for formatting lists, forms, and tables, this book is a must-have companion, regardless of your experience with Cascading Style Sheets.
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Basic Visual Formatting in CSS

Layout Fundamentals in CSS

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 149192991X

Category: Computers

Page: 72

View: 8660

Some aspects of the CSS formatting model may seem counterintuitive at first, but as you’ll learn in this practical guide, the more you work with these features, the more they make sense. Author Eric Meyer gives you a good grounding in CSS visual rendering, from element box rules and concepts to the specifics of managing tricky layouts for block-level and inline elements. Short and sweet, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Basic Visual Formatting in CSS, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Learn how to bring life to your web pages now. Learn the details of element box types, including block, inline, inline-block, list-item, and run-in boxes Change the type of box an element generates, from inline to block, or list-item to inline Dive into the complexities of horizontal and vertical block-box formatting Explore key concepts of inline layout: anonymous text, em box, content area, leading, inline box, and line box Understand formatting differences between nonreplaced and replaced inline elements
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Table Layout in CSS

CSS Table Rendering in Detail

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491930489

Category: Computers

Page: 44

View: 4895

Isn’t table layout something web designers want to avoid? Yes, but rather than use tables for layout, this book is about the ways that tables themselves are laid out by CSS, a process more complicated than it appears. This concise guide takes you on a deep dive into the concepts necessary for understanding CSS and tables in your web layout, including table formatting, cell alignment, and table width. Short and deep, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Table Layout in CSS, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Make your web pages come alive today. You’ll explore: Formatting—learn how elements such as display values, anonymous objects, and table layers relate to each other when you assemble CSS tables Cell border appearance—understand two distinct approaches (the separated model and the collapsed model) that govern how (or if) borders merge Table sizing—determine table width by using either a fixed- or automatic-width layout, and learn how heights are calculated
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CSS Floating

Floats and Float Shapes

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491929618

Category: Computers

Page: 48

View: 5959

While flowing text around images is certainly nothing new, with CSS you can float any element, from images to paragraphs to lists. In this practical guide, author Eric Meyer reveals some interesting—and surprising—ways to use CSS floats in your web design, including the latest capability to flow content past non-rectangular float shapes. Short and sweet, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of CSS Floating, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Learn how to bring life to your web pages now. Learn the characteristics of floated elements, and CSS rules for using them Be aware of certain rule exceptions when applying floats to your design, including the use of negative margins Use the clear property to prevent floats from affecting elements in the next section of the document Create floating boxes in non-rectangular shapes, including rounded corners, circles, ellipses, and even polygons Define float shapes with transparent or opaque images
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Transitions and Animations in CSS

Adding Motion with CSS

Author: Estelle Weyl

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491929839

Category: Computers

Page: 118

View: 8869

Add life and depth to your web applications and improve user experience through the discrete use of CSS transitions and animations. With this concise guide, you’ll learn how to make page elements move or change in appearance, whether you want to realistically bounce a ball, gradually expand a drop-down menu, or simply bring attention to an element when users hover over it. Short and deep, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Transitions and Animations in CSS, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Learn how to make your web pages come alive today. Understand and learn how to implement Disney’s 12 principles of cartoon animation Learn which CSS properties you can animate and use in transitions Apply CSS’s four transition properties and nine animation properties to your CSS elements Use CSS keyframe animations to granularly control an element’s property values Learn details that will save you hours of debugging and megabytes of unnecessary JavaScript
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Colors, Backgrounds, and Gradients

Adding Individuality with CSS

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491927682

Category: COMPUTERS

Page: 112

View: 4981

One advantage of using CSS3 is that you can apply colors and backgrounds to any element in a web document, create your own gradients, and even apply multiple backgrounds to the same element. This practical guide shows you many ways to use colors, backgrounds, and gradients to achieve some pretty awesome effects. Short and sweet, this book is an excerpt from the upcoming fourth edition of CSS: The Definitive Guide. When you purchase either the print or the ebook edition of Colors, Backgrounds, and Gradients, you’ll receive a discount on the entire Definitive Guide once it’s released. Why wait? Learn how to bring life to your web pages now. Define foreground colors for a border or element with the color property Combine foreground and background colors to create interesting effects Position and repeat one or more images in an element’s background Fix an image to a screen’s viewing area, rather than to the element that contains it Use color stops to define vertical, horizontal, and diagonal linear gradients Create spotlight effects, circular shadows, and other effects with radial gradients
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Dynamic HTML: The Definitive Reference

A Comprehensive Resource for HTML, CSS, DOM & JavaScript

Author: Danny Goodman

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 9780596003166

Category: Computers

Page: 1401

View: 8051

A comprehensive, updated manual for creating cross-platform Web applications includes the latest information on Web specifications, as well as references for HTML tags, CSS2 style attributes, DOM Level 2, browser document objects, core JavaScript 1.5 objects, and the latest versions of Netscape Navigator and Internet Explorer. Original. (Intermediate)
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More Eric Meyer on CSS

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: New Riders

ISBN: 9780735714250

Category: Computers

Page: 271

View: 2700

Offers ten projects that describe how to incorporate CSS into a Web site, covering topics such as styling a photo collection, positioning in the background, CSS-driven drop-down menus, and weblogs.
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Eric Meyer on CSS

Mastering the Language of Web Design

Author: Eric A. Meyer

Publisher: New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 9780735712454

Category: Computers

Page: 322

View: 3466

Offers thirteen projects teaching the fundamental concepts behind CSS, covering topics such as tables, layouts, positioning, and presentation.
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