CSS layouts: liquid, fluid, elastic, flexible, jello…

CSS layouts: liquid, fluid, elastic, flexible, jello…:

Please note that this is not an exercise la Zen Garden, the aesthetic aspect is irrelevant here, the goal was to achieve many fluid layouts with the bare minimum: 5 content DIVs. a short stylesheet. no hacks.

This is a great set of 6 designs basically all starting with the same xhtml and just manipulating the css, cool

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Max Design – A webstandards checklist

Max Design – A webstandards checklist:

The term web standards can mean different things to different people. For some, it is ‘table-free sites’, for others it is ‘using valid code’. However, web standards are much broader than that. A site built to web standards should adhere to standards (HTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, XSLT, DOM, MathML, SVG etc) and pursue best practices (valid code, accessible code, semantically correct code, user-friendly URLs etc)

Good place to start, standards good, sloppy bad

phpRiot.com: Other Uses For Smarty

phpRiot.com: Other Uses For Smarty:

On phpRiot.com today, there’s an interesting look at some “Other Uses for Smarty” – including managing emails set by your site. ….

Some of these “other situations” include the creation of RSS/XML feeds, building CSV files, making auto-generated SQL schemas, and PHP code templating… (0 comments)

Been doing this for a while…

(Via PHPDeveloper.org.)

Amy Hoy’s Blog: Design your Software – Please!

Amy Hoy’s Blog: Design your Software – Please!:

Amy Hoy has this new post today with a look at some of her experiences with some of the “other Ajax toolkits” out there (besides Prototype).

She mentions some of the other frameworks out there – Sajax and JSPan – and some of the shortcomings that she found with each. Obviously, she seems to favor the Prototype framework, and I can’t say I blame her – it is a nice piece of software…

(Via AjaxDeveloper.org.)