In this week’s blog post, I want to cover how to center divs inside of other divs horitontally, vertically, and both horizontally and vertically. You can do this with CSS Grid or Flexbox but I want to go over how to do it with standard CSS.Continue reading "How to center all of the things in all the other things without CSS Grid or Flexbox"
The goal of a CSS reset is to reduce inconsistencies with things like line height, font sizes, and margins. Every browser defaults to different sizes and spacing and if you set a common baseline, you end up with a better end-product. A basic example would look like: body, div, h1,h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, p,ul …Continue reading "What is a CSS Reset?"
Looking back, the recent Bootstrap vs Bulma post left me wondering why you really need either. Two years ago, I did a post on what CSS Grid is and I figured that you can consider this to be an continuation of that.Continue reading "Styling a webform with CSS Grid"
Last week, I posted something comparing form styling with Bulma to form styling with Bootstrap and I was a little perplexed that the Bootstrap docs steered me wrong. You can see what I mean in this pen.Continue reading "Text alignment and font weight using bootstrap"
I haven’t been shy in the past about how I have really prefer Bulma over Bootstrap. I wanted to use this week’s post to compare and contrast the two and hopefully reset my opinion of Bootstrap. So, how am I going to do that? I am going to create a webform using Bulma and then …Continue reading "Comparing and contrasting Bulma and Bootstrap"
A few weeks ago, I started a series where I planned to cover Tailwind to the best of my ability. Over the years, I have used Bootstrap and Bulma a heck of a lot but I wanted to branch out a little. Today’s post is going to cover borders, shapes, and backgrounds. Let’s get started.Continue reading "Learning Tailwind: Borders, Shapes and Backgrounds"
One of my goals for this year is to become more familiar with Tailwind CSS. As part of that, I am going to post a few things on the topic to the blog. This week, I intend to focus on fonts and typography.Continue reading "Learning Tailwind: Fonts and Typography"
Recently, I was talking about how a random tweet got me thinking about CSS image carousels and at the end of that post, I mentioned that the second version of the image carousel would allow you to link to individual slides. I figured that it was time to show how to do that. See the …Continue reading "CSS Image Carousel, Part 2"
Recently, I was doom-scrolling twitter when I came across a tweet that claimed that you can build an image carousel using just two lines of CSS. I liked the tweet and then thought to myself “I can’t sleep, right now. Why not try it out?” CSS Tip 💡 Create image Carousel using two lines of …Continue reading "Two ways to make a pure CSS image carousel"