Observations on the CSS3 Box-Sizing Property and How Designers Use Style Sheets

Recently, I became aware of CSS3’s box-sizing property. This property can have two values, content-box and border-box. The content-box value is what we’re all used to. It causes the selected box’s dimensions to be sized by setting the specified width of the box equal to the width of the content area of the box. Any […]

Fun with Character and Entity References and Why You Should Use Them

Character references? Entity references? Am I referencing some obscure geek joke? No, I’m actually talking about a often overlooked aspect of the push towards a more semantic Web. What are Character and Entity References? First, let me explain what character and entity references are actually referencing. Written languages the world over employ various symbols to […]