Category: Basics

Phantom images

Oct 28, 2015 - Basics, CSS, HTML, Wordpress - 0 Comments - Standard

Useful technique this. When building a responsive panoramic image (such as with a screen-wide banner) it’s often required to limit it with a max-height surrounding div with overflow:hidden, so the image doesn’t get too deep on wide screens and push …

Before and After

Jun 08, 2015 - Basics, CSS, HTML - 0 Comments - Standard

I was a bit unsure about the css selectors before and after when they emerged. I couldn’t quite see how they’d come in useful. Now though I employ them in a limited way in almost every project.

There are two …

Squaring things off

Sep 22, 2014 - Basics, CSS, HTML, Programming - 0 Comments - Standard

As a developer its not uncommon to receive designs to build that square-off page elements at the bottom.  Where, say, content and sidebar, or a range of columns have been designed to be level at their base. Most frequently these …