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CSS The Definitive Guide

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ISBN-10: 0596527330

ISBN-13: 9780596527334

Edition: 3rd 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Eric A. Meyer

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Simply put, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a way to separate a document's structure from its presentation. The benefits of this can be quite profound: CSS allows a much richer document appearance than HTML and also saves time -- you can create or change the appearance of an entire document in just one place; and its compact file size makes web pages load quickly. "CSS: The Definitive Guide," 3rd Edition, provides you with a comprehensive guide to CSS implementation, along with a thorough review of all aspects of CSS 2.1. Updated to cover Internet Explorer 7, Microsoft's vastly improved browser, this new edition includes content on positioning, lists and generated content, table layout,…    
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Book details

List price: $44.99
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 536
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

Eric A. Meyer has been working with the Web since late 1993 and is an internationally recognized expert on the subjects of HTML, CSS, and web standards. A widely read author, he is also the founder of Complex Spiral Consulting (www.complexspiral.com), which counts among its clients America Online; Apple Computer, Inc.; Wells Fargo Bank; and Macromedia, which described Eric as "a critical partner in our efforts to transform Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004 into a revolutionary tool for CSS-based design." Beginning in early 1994, Eric was the visual designer and campus web coordinator for the Case Western Reserve University web site, where he also authored a widely acclaimed series of three…    

CSS and documents
Selectors
Structure and the cascade
Values and units
Fonts
Text properties
Basic visual formatting
Padding, borders, and margins
Colors and backgrounds
Floating and positioning
Table layout
Lists and generated content
User interface styles
Non-screen media
Property reference
Selector, pseudo-class, and pseudo-element reference
Sample HTML 4 style sheet