- This book is the perfect introduction to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), the Web markup standard that allows Web designers and developers to easily make a style change to one CSS template and then change formatting across hundreds-or thousands-of pages
- Covers the current CSS standard versions (CSS 1 and CSS 2) with notes and comments where appropriate on the CSS 3 standard in development
- Includes quick reference on CSS at the end of the book as well as integrated reference coverage throughout
- Teaches by using an example-oriented approach and includes exercises at the end of each chapter, with sample solutions provided in the appendix
Chapter 1: Introducing Cascading Style Sheets.
Chapter 2: Document Standards.
Chapter 3: The Basics of CSS Anatomy and Syntax.
Chapter 4: Data Types, Keywords, Color, Length, and the URI.
Chapter 5: CSS Selectors.
Chapter 6: Pseudo-Element and Pseudo-Class Selectors.
Chapter 7: Inheritance and the Cascade.
Chapter 8: Text Manipulation.
Chapter 9: Font Manipulation.
Chapter 10: Liquid Design and the CSS Box Model.
Chapter 11: CSS Buoyancy: Collapsing Margins, Floating, and Vertical Alignment.
Chapter 12: Styling Lists and the User Interface.
Chapter 13: Backgrounds: Setting the Scene.
Chapter 14: Positioning.
Chapter 15: Styling for Handheld Devices and Print.
Chapter 16: Styling Tables.
Chapter 17: Styling XML.
Chapter 18: Cross-Browser Compatibility.
Appendix A: Exercise Answers.
Appendix B: CSS Reference.
Appendix C: CSS Colors.
Appendix D: Browser Rendering Modes.