CSS for Print Designers by J. D. Graffam

By J. D. Graffam

Print designers paintings in photographs, shapes, and colour: now not code. the very last thing lots of them are looking to do is to translate their paintings into mono-spaced tags and numbers, divs and ids. yet print designers cannot forget about the net and generating a layout for the net has develop into a typical a part of a whole snap shots package deal. And, understanding the fundamentals of CSS is an important component for fulfillment.   CSS for Print Designers offers website design innovations utilizing metaphors that make feel to visible designers. rather than utilizing phrases like semantics and constitution, the e-book simplifies the language of website design utilizing metaphors that print designers are ok with equivalent to grouping like goods or sculpting a format from best to backside or perhaps how utilizing sprites with CSS is like uploading and cropping photographs in InDesign. The booklet makes use of effective use of area with helping pics that show advanced innovations akin to nesting tags, clearing floats, and developing sprites.

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But don’t worry, just as you can save back to an older version of InDesign, you can put some code in place on your Web pages that makes the older browsers play nice. These fixes rely on JavaScript to work. You Mean I Need to Learn JavaScript? God, no. I barely even know JavaScript. Since JavaScript is a little advanced for this book, I’m going to avoid talking about it much. All you need to know is there’s a snippet of JavaScript that you can add to a Web site that helps older browsers understand the new tags from HTML5.

Positive A clear sheet with opaque black printed or drawn on it. This black area is what blocks the light from getting to the photoemulsion, keeping that area from hardening when exposed to light. 41 42 CSS f or Pri nt De signers Here’s how you would mark this up without the content inside.

If you looked at that HTML closely (you did look at it closely, right? No? Go look again…), you noticed how the second grouping has one dt tag, but two dd tags.

An attribute in HTML goes inside the opening tag. A few things to take note of: •• The attribute goes inside the opening tag. Nothing ever goes inside a closing tag. •• There is a single space before the attribute begins. •• There are no spaces once the attribute begins. There are a couple of exceptions to this rule, but nothing we need to worry about right now. •• We’re using double tick marks, not curly quotes. If you’re typing them directly into your text editor of choice (like Dreamweaver, Text Wrangler, or Coda, for example), you’ll be fine because those applications won’t automatically turn your tick marks into curly quotes.

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