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What Exactly is Mobile-first Web Design?

Are you reading this on a mobile device? If so, you aren't alone. With close to 87% of internet users owning smartphones, it stands to reason that more and more [...]

The Basics of Using CSS Grid

CSS Grid is a new, simple way of laying out the content of your website or app. Some of the shining features of the system are that grids can adapt [...]

CSS Filters: Examples, Use Cases, Caveats

Almost any program, app, or editor that allows you to upload pictures or work with images provides some sort of filter capabilities to be applied to the images. Users of [...]

Creating Contrast using CSS

In photography, adjusting the contrast of an image is often an important part of the post processing routine. Contrast refers to the difference between light and dark in an image. [...]

CSS Transforms: Examples, Use Cases, Caveats

CSS transforms allow you to apply a set of changes called transformations to any element. Transforms are implemented using the transform properties transform-origin and transform. The transform-origin property is used [...]

Simple, Elegant, Common CSS Animations

CSS animations provides a simple way to create animations for your webpage that does not require complicated coding or a scripting language such as JavaScript.  While CSS’s animation capabilities are [...]

3 Ways to Center in CSS

Centering HTML elements using CSS can be a surprisingly difficult task. Getting the horizontal alignment right is relatively straightforward, but getting the vertical alignment down can prove to be challenging. And [...]

A Simple Guide to CSS Media Queries 

Media types were originally introduced in CSS2 as the @media rule. The original idea was to have the ability for different style rules to be applied across different devices. For [...]

Creating Pagination with HTML and CSS

When users need to navigate from page to page, pagination is the best method to use. It lets users click through a number of associated pages. Pagination is an important [...]

Intro to CSS Order & Precedence

CSS order and precedence is a challenging part of styling webpages.You may someday find that the CSS styles you’re trying to apply are not working. And it may seem as [...]

Intro to CSS Selectors: Use Cases & Examples

There are a few fundamental parts of CSS that you need to understand to get the full range and understanding of the language. Selectors are one of those fundamental principles [...]

CSS Box Shadow Use Cases and Examples

The box-shadow property allows developers to implement multiple drop shadows, either outer or inner placed on box elements. The different attributes they can change are size,color, offset and blur. There [...]