Cascading style sheets: designing for the Web
Cascading Style Sheets http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/Style/CSS , developed by HSkon Wium Lie and Bert Bos of the World Wide Web Consortium, offers a powerful and manageable way for authors, artists and typographers to create the much-requested visual effects that will put aesthetics to the forefront of the Web. CSS enjoys wide industry backing, and is supported in Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator with other implementations soon to follow. Written by the world authorities, this book will be the Web designers' definitive guide to Cascading Style Sheets. Features: a brief HTML tutorial to bring newcomers to Web design up to speed when to use CSS and when to use other methods how to create and maintain a Web site with a consistent style that will display well on all screens how traditional print-based typography is expressed in CS a complete description together with examples of all CSS functionality a rich set of figures and rendering examples, including sixty four pages of full color challenges when moving from static paper to a dynamic screen, and how CSS supports authors in this transition Web Site Visit http://www.awl.com/css/ to receive your latest updates, the source code for the CSS examples included in this book and pointers to free browsers that support CSS.
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Dodging the limitations of HTML
Gluing style sheets to documents
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aligned Allowed values Applies auto Bert Bos block-level elements BLOCKQUOTE BODY element bold border-width bottom Brandenburg Concertos browser cascading Cascading Style Sheets Chapter child element CLASS attribute color contains CSS1 default desktop publishing display document dropcap DSSSL effect elements Inherited end tag example Figure font font substitution font-family font-size font-style font-variant font-weight Goldberg Variations hyperlink indent Initial value inside italic keyword label layout letter-spacing letters LI>the line height list item list-style LlNK lnternet look margin-left margin-right monospace Multiple Master fonts Netscape Navigator normal padding paragraph parent element pixel Property name pseudo-classes pseudo-elements result right margin sans-serif screen Sebastian Bach selector serif SGML small-caps specify STYLE attribute STYLE element style sheet STYLE TYPE="text/css text-align text-decoration text-indent TITLE>Bach's home page</TITLE uppercase white space width word spacing x-height