CSS, short for Cascading Style Sheets, is a language used to control the presentation (including colors, layout, and fonts) of HTML and XHTML documents.

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CSS spaces, top element or bottom element? [closed]

Whenever I format a website according to a PSD file, I always wonder if the space should be from the top element or the bottom one. So if I have 2 elements that are seperated by some space, I ...
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Online Code Editor + File Hosting

I've been searching all over the Internet and am having trouble finding the following: An online code editor (with syntax highlighting, line numbers, etc.) that allows you to save the file in the ...
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CSS3 Validation: Is it worth it?

I'm currently building a project, and I'm writing the site using HTML5 and CSS3. I have validated the HTML and it passed first time (very pleased as it was my first time coding HTML5!). And then I ...
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Any tool for image to CSS?

I have an image (not gradient) color, I tried to identify the color code but not possible. Is there any tool to convert image to css or css color code?
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Comments section being indented by mysterious CSS

I use Disqus comments plugin for Wordpress, and the comments section is indented to the right like a blockquote is. The code appearing in the front end post is: <div id="disqus_thread"> ...
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is 'bookman old style' web safe

Is 'Bookman Old Style' web safe? If not, is there something that looks similar which is web safer?
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Format numbers with css

Is it possible to format numbers using css ? When I have 7000000.00, I would like it displayed as 7 000 000.00 I know I could write a backend (php, perl...) function or a javascript function that ...
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Mac font on website on PC

I like how fonts look on a Mac. Is it possible to render something similar in a website and have it work on all operating systems and browsers? I'm aware of font-face but I can't seem to find a clean ...
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Why my site automatically scroll down?

Every time when I open the site it to scroll down. About 1500 pixels down. The most interesting - I have not changed anything and before this problem was not. MODx Evo 1.0.5 ...
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Liquid Layout out of Proportion

I am using a liquid layout on my website, but when I view in in my browser I find that when I change the browser window size, the images are stretched out of proportion. Can anybody help?
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How can I make my website look better? [closed]

So I have a website currently under development.. let me just first say that the domain name is NOT the name of the website or going to have any relation to it.. http://pandafi.com/ This site is ...
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Custom font not displaying properly

I am trying to install a custom font on my site. The browser will load the font, but the display is not quite right. The character vertical positions/sizes seem to be off a tiny amounts. See examples ...
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Changing default browser font-size affecting 3 divs floated inside a header div

Changing a web browsers default font size from 16px adversely affects the layout of the 3 divs that I have floated within my header div. Considering that the 3 header divs are fixed elements and not ...
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How do get my css style sheet to work the same in IE9 as it does in IE8 and other browsers?

I am developing the following website and just discovered that the styling of the navigation does not work well in IE9 but is great in IE8 and other browsers - how do sort this out?
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Problem with browser caching images

I'm sure many site admins must deal with this sort of problem all the time, but I don't have a really good and simple solution myself. It is what happens when you overwrite an existing image on the ...
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One JS/CSS bundle Vs. One with default and one with custom

On a few of my sites, we use Javascript/CSS bundles to reduce load time. I've always used two bundles for each type (4 in total) so I have JS Bundle 1: Contains scripts that are standard on every ...
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font-weight on Windows

I've the following code: p{ font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-weight:100;} It works on Mac OSX on Safari and Firefox, but the font-weight don't work on Windows in any browser. Why? ...
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“Effective width” of a css element could reasonably includes what? width, ?margin?, ?padding?

Eric Meyer just tweeted that he got 100% in this quiz: http://net.tutsplus.com/quizzes/nettuts-quiz-1-beginner-css/ So I took the quiz, and at the end they told me that I got one question wrong: ...
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CSS images loading extremely slow

I'm having difficulties with the following website : http://ladaily.com/los-angeles Seems like the rendering time of small images (less than 1KB) is extremely slow (over 2+ seconds). Any idea on ...
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Does multiple CSS files affect load time?

Does using multiple CSS files (default.css, print.css, mobile.css...) affect a website's load time?
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Should I jump straight into HTML 5 and CSS 3 from minimum knowledge of HTML?

I first learned HTML a long time ago, from the Visual Quickstart guide in 1999, HTML 4 for the World Wide Web. Though I have a grasp of fundamental concepts of HTML, my knowledge of CSS is woefully ...
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Same page template but ackground image doesn't show

I have installed new theme for Wolf CMS here. This is a demo of the template. Why does the content background image show on the demo but not on my site? The HTML and CSS is the same, and the image ...
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css issue in wordpress

I am using a WordPress plugin and it has collapse arrows in the option. However, by default the word press theme has bluestar(*) being used for ul. In the page http://everything-evans.com/, on the ...
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Website has “lagging” effect. Causes? Tips and tricks to fix?

So I have this site here which has major performance issues. Scrolling is very slow, hover effects have a bit of lag and other similar issue. Unfortunately right now I am working off a cheap host so I ...
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How to tune up colors in web page

Could you advise me some techniques and tools that you use to tune up colors in a web site? The website has background and there are some images with logos. If I change the background I need to change ...
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Do Search Engines Crawlers Read CSS?

Making something bold makes it more important for search engine ranking and even improves readability for humans. To get the search engine ranking benefit, do we need to use <b> or ...
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iPod / iPhone CSS Website Template w/ Height Width Dimensions

You can see here a (very) simplified version of my website: http://ple100.free.fr/foo And on iPhone, it looks like this: http://ple100.free.fr/foo/iphone.png As you can see, we don't see the right ...
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Is there any downside to using <embed> with Flash content?

I've recently learned that HTML5 now officially supports the <embed> tag. With that in mind, is there any reason not to just use it to embed Flash content into HTML5? Would there be any browser ...
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Can you make total height for a 3-div-sandwhich equal 100% if top & bottom divs are in pixels? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Any problems with DIVs inside a table cell? Ok so I've got a header and a footer with absolute positioning and heights of 144px. The content div in the middle area needs ...
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Big stylish quotes using only HTML/CSS?

Is there a simple way to pull off this style of quotes in HTML/CSS without having to resort to images or things like absolute positioning? It seems every time I look away something new and awesome is ...
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Looking for a desktop application similar to jsFiddle

Is there a desktop application or IDE for Windows or GNU/Linux similar to jsFiddle where I can insert my JavaScript code, HTML and CSS and see how it executes? I don't mind writing HTML, CSS and ...
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DIsplay none and SEO [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How bad is it to use display: none in CSS? So i have a nav with tons of stuff and we want to scale back a few of the a tags in the nav but still have them on the page. ...
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Pure CSS menu generator

I've been looking for hours for pure css, no js, menu creation software. All that I've found have either used js or did not have drop-down sub-menus. I have found one, but it's quite pricey for me and ...
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Since when is layering possible in Websites?

I'm asking because I remember a time when it wasn't possible to create a div box on another one, and I was wondering when was it introduced. It's probably a matter of CSS version, isn't it?
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look and feel of html5 applications?

Where can I find a theme kit to use for my websites, to skin them as html5 applications... Sorry, I dunno how to explain myself.. I see this style in new web applications:
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Google Instant Preview (Image) - What screen dimension? e.g 1024x768?

I'm wondering what screen dimensions Google Instant Preview takes a snapshot of your website at e.g 1024px x 768px...? http://sites.google.com/site/webmasterhelpforum/en/faq-instant-previews FYI: ...
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How does font-size work in CSS

Could you please explain me or send me a link where is explained how does CSS property font-size work?When you're working with relatives sizes in %. It's the percent of what? What are best practices ...
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Major SEO Pitfalls of JavaScript loaded CSS?

Looking to start with a basic.css and have JavaScript load enhanced.css when JavaScript is ebabled. What major negatives will this have for Search Engines indexing and ranking my site?
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Change CSS on website online

I've forgot service name, where you can enter website address and change CSS online. It's called CSS Strike or something like that. Very popular and nice. Thanks ! :)
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How do you use/make CSS based buttons?

'd like to have one image for the background and then reuse that for any size button with any text on it by just using a CSS class. So, I'd like to have the button, the moused-over and clicked button ...
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positioning <div> to create layout

So the HTML is divided using divs obviously ... <div id="left"> content </div> <div id="right"> content </div> <div id="main"> content </div> ... I would ...
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CSS use class and style on the same element, good or not?

I would like to know if its ok to use class and style attributes on the same element? I also want to know if my page will be faster when I use class and style attributes on the same element instead ...
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Clearing floats? Or something else?

I'm working on this website for my dad: http://smartcampusdeals.com/TendonAiD/index3.html and the three columns (with the stick cartoony people) extend past the container. Right now, I have the ...
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CSS development tools for Linux

What are some CSS editors and development tools available for the Linux operating system? I'm using vim for everything. Are there some things you would recommend to do rather in another editor ...
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Positioning in IE7

I have tried to optimize our site for internet explorer. I have problems with one name Etika, on the first page of our website. It would be nice, if some of you could point out, why IE behaves so ...
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Componentheading and contentpagetitle joomla

If have a problem with the componentheading and the contentpagetitle. I got a sectionblog for my articles. The title of the page is a componentheading. The title of the articles (intro) is a ...
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CSS2 way of accomplishing what CSS3 border-image does?

What is the best way these days to make a visually interesting border around a div using images? CSS3's border-image would perfect, but it's CSS3. I don't want to rely on that yet. Is there a ...
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Misalignment of Facebook & Twitter buttons

Here's a minimal example of my problem. It contains two buttons, from twitter and from facebook. What I'm observing in Firefox 3.5.15 is: While the page is loading, the buttons are more or less ...
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What's the best way to show a message for only IE 6 and IE 7?

What's the best way to show a text message for only IE 6 and IE 7 ? Should I add a html tag to my webpages and normally hide it with css for all browsers except the above mentioned ? And when I use ...
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Wordpress CSS formating issue

A don't understand why the sidebar of my Wordpress blog does not have consistent formatting for H3 tags. There are two PHP-generated un-styled H3 tags in the sidebar, followed by my own manual H3 ...