Stunning CSS3: A project-based guide to the latest in CSS (Voices That Matter)

Stunning CSS3: A project-based guide to the latest in CSS (Voices That Matter)

Zoe Mickley Gillenwater


CSS3 provides strong new performance to the web’s visible type language that can assist you create appealing and interesting designs extra simply than ever. With CSS3, you could create crowd pleasing visible results reminiscent of semitransparent backgrounds, gradients, and drop shadows with out utilizing photos; show textual content in attractive, distinct, non-web-safe fonts; create animations with out Flash; and customise a layout to the user’s targeted equipment or reveal dimension with out JavaScript.

You’ll how to accomplish those results and extra by means of operating via a sequence of useful but state-of-the-art initiatives. each one bankruptcy walks you thru standalone workouts so that you can combine into initiatives you’re engaged on, or use as idea. You’ll study the entire most well-liked, helpful, and well-supported CSS3 options, plus:

  • How to exploit CSS3 to augment your pages, not only when it comes to appears to be like, but in addition when it comes to usability, accessibility, and efficiency
  • When and the way to supply workarounds and fallbacks for older, non-supporting browsers
  • How to create attractive designs with distinctive typography and lovely photograph details
  • Advanced new selectors to streamline your markup and make it much less liable to human errors
  • New tools for developing multiple-column layouts
  • How to fast and simply create mobile-optimized net designs with no utilizing scripting

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