A lot of people are getting excited about CSS Grid, and want to learn it. A lot of people are also super busy. So let me teach you some very basic things about Grid, and get you started with a 5-minute taste. Unlike Bootstrap or any of the other layout frameworks we’ve been using for… continue reading
Last week, I wrote about how I created the bitsofcode logo animation with CSS. After that, it was suggested that I attempt a comparison between a CSS animation and the Web Animations API, so here it is! Introduction to the Web Animations API As with last week, I’ll start this off with an introduction to… continue reading
If you aren’t familiar with CSS Grid, it is a two-dimensional layout system for the web that allows us to create layout patons natively in the browser. This means we can easily recreate familiar grids using just a few lines of CSS. It also means we can do a whole lot with CSS and layouts… continue reading
Grid Garden Grid Garden is a game for learning CSS grid layout. Check it out at cssgridgarden.com. Browser Support made by godban IE / Edge Firefox Chrome Safari Opera IE11, Edge 52+ 57+ 10.1+ 44+ Author Thomas Park Twitter Homepage GitHub Copyright and License Copyright 2017 Thomas Park. Code released under the MIT License. Images… continue reading
If you use CSS in your daily work, your primary goal is probably focused around making things ‘look right’. How this is achieved is often far less important than the end result. This means we care less about how CSS works than the correct syntax and visual results. You may not have realised it, but… continue reading
Preload is a declarative fetch, allowing you to force the browser to make a request for a resource without blocking the document’s onload event. Prefetch is a hint to the browser that a resource might be needed, but delegates deciding whether and when loading it is a good idea or not to the browser.
Responsive Equal Height with Angular Directive. There are a few ways to match height. In this tutorial, we will match height by using CSS class name.
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Graaf doesn’t have any external dependency. To add it to your project, you only need to select the grid that fits for your design and link the stylesheet in your head HTML tag. For example, if you want to add graaf grid overlay, just copy the following code in your head tag: <link rel=”stylesheet” href=”//s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/graaf/graaf.css”>
You know, like a tic-tac-toe board. I was just pondering how to do this the other day, as one does. There are three ways I can think of. One involves a good handful of rules and is the way I intuitively think of, one involves a deprecated attribute, and one is very simple and feels… continue reading
Typography is an integral part of design, so it’s no wonder web fonts usage soared once browsers started supporting them. Based on the statistics gathered by the HTTP Archive, nearly 65% of all websites use web fonts as of November 2016. This is great. But there’s a downside: web fonts have become a performance and… continue reading
The web is a rather vertical place. You read a web site like you read a physical page: left to right, top to bottom. But sometimes, you want to step away from the verticality of it all and do something crazy: make a horizontal list. Or even crazier, a horizontal site! I’d be nice if… continue reading
For the next minute or so, I want you to forget about CSS. Forget about web development. Forget about digital user interfaces. And as you forget these things, I want you to allow your mind to wander. To wander back in time. Back to your youth. Back to your first day of school.