CSS Curly Quotes

Ever wondered how you could put quotes around your blockquotes without using images? Stuart Robertson reveals a nifty technique at his site designmeme.com using only CSS to complete the task. It will...

Fix your site with the right DocType

While looking for something completely different I stumbled across this article by Jeffrey Zeldman. It explains in detail some issues related to the DOCTYPE which I’ve never thought of. You’ve ...

Internet Explorer and the LI tag

Once again I forgot about one of the (many) bugs in Internet Explorer while I was completing the style sheet for a new website to one of my clients. In order to present the menus I’m using the ...

Validate CSS style “opacity”

Up until IE7 Microsoft haven’t provided support for PNG images which in turn makes it difficult to apply transparent page effects. In CSS you can set the transparency in different ways. To ensu...