Posts Tagged ‘CSS’

CSS for a Calendar-Like Date Stamp

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

The date stamp you see here on the page can be made with following code: .post-date {  background: url(images/date_icon_blue.jpg) no-repeat;  float: left;  height: 40px;  line-height: 18px;  margin: 0px 5px 0px 0px;  text-align: center;  width: 37px; } .post-day {  color: #434B4D;  font-size: 20px;  margin: 0px 0px 1px 0px;  padding: 0px;  text-align: center;  width: 37px; } .post-month […]

CSS … be careful when using wildcard *

Saturday, November 3rd, 2007

I was working on a project today and found that the content in a table I created all squeezed together, even though that I had set “cellspacing=10”. After some investigation I found that in the CSS code, padding and margin of all elements was removed: body * { margin: 0; padding: 0; } I could, […]