Archive for: css

CSS Gallery

Date: 29 May 2008 Category: css

Building a image gallery always poses a problem: how to show the thumbnails. If you don't need the captions it's easy: insert a bunch of img tags and give them some nice styles. But to insert the caption under every thumbnail you must enclose the two elements (thumbnail and caption) inside a box and then manage this box. The solution most widely used is to set the property float: left to the box.

microCSS v3

Date: 11 March 2008 Category: css, webdev

Update to the microCSS framework. Compared to previous version (MicroCSS, a minimalist framework) has been added support to Internet Explorer 7 and added a stylesheet base.css for base typography and vertical rhythm.

MicroCSS, a minimalist framework

Date: 13 October 2007 Category: css

After seeing some CSS framework I wanted try a personal implementation of a generalist framework, designed to provide the tools for define the page structure. Rather than build a complex infrastructure of rules I tried to find a limited set of rules that allowed me especially flexibility.

CSS Framework

Date: 17 January 2007 Category: css

In the programming it's always good habit to try to automate the repetitive tasks and avoid reinventing the wheel. Often this means to adopt a framework. This rule is true also for the writing of the CSS, even if call it programming is improper.