There are thousands of sites out there offering tips and tricks for using CSS. But how do you know where that information is coming from? Who says the people writing these “tips” know what they’re talking about? For all you know, it could be someone who has not clue what CSS even stands for, let alone how to use it effectively.
Here’s some tips from recognised experts known for their mastery of CSS…
Direct link: 15 Effective Tips and Tricks from the Masters of CSS
An article showing how you can use multiple divs and therefore multiple background images to create your web designs. Is that the right thing to do? From a web standardista’s point of view, probably not. But the technique is there if you ever need it…
Direct link: How To Use Multiple CSS Backgrounds
CSS Based is a project providing web designers a gallery of well designed CSS-based websites from all around the world.
Direct link: CSS Based
Yahoo! Developer Network has released a video of anObject Oriented CSS talk that’s well worth a look…
Direct link: Object Oriented CSS video
CSS Mania was born in March 2004. It’s one of the largest CSS showcases in the world.
Direct link: CSS Mania
CSSBEAUTY is a project focused on providing its audience with a database of well designed CSS based websites from around the world.
Its purpose is to showcase designers’ work and to act as a small portal to the CSS design community.
If you are “in need of inspiration”, you have come to the right place.
Direct link: CSS Beauty
Unmatched Style is not just another CSS design gallery. We want to foster constructive design criticism as well as provide inspiration to our readers.
Unmatched Style always strives to bring inspiration to web designers across the web, from providing quality content in the form of informative articles, interviews and discussion.
Direct link: Unmatched Style
Before CSS, images were always put into Web pages with image tags. We gave them alternate alt text so they still made sense when images were turned off – it was the only way. Today, we have Cascading Style Sheets. Using CSS to add images to Web pages has been called a "vital cornerstone of all future Web design". It gives us new power to control the presentation not just of basic styles like borders, but all the images across a whole site. Fahrner Image Replacement FIR was the first widespread method of doing this, and remains the most well known. But it isn't perfect. Today I'll show you two methods that overcome its problems.
Direct link: Accessible Header Images With CSS And XHTML
This site is useful for me as a designer and I hope that it is useful for you whether you are a designer, developer, programmer, manager, or just a CSS advocate.
Direct link: CSS Vault
Ok. Let’s set the record straight. There is no official guide for each and every CSS shorthand property value. So let’s work together and put one together. Anytime I’ve ran into a specification (besides the confusing mess at the W3C), it turns into showing off a couple of examples and you’re supposed to be set on your way. Over the years, I’ve found quite some interesting unknown quirky facts about these shorthands… hence this Guide was born…
Direct link: CSS Shorthand Guide