css3

Today's Obsession: Layer Styles

Here’s a tool for you visual learners at layerstyles.org: this is a tool that shows you, using the visual analogy of the familiar Photoshop layer styles dialog, some layer elements which can be edited in CS3. Check off the options you want—drop shadow, inner shadow, background, border, and rounded corners—then click okay. At the...

Today's Obsession: Maqetta

If you’re having a little trouble getting some of the newer HTML/CSS3 properties to come to mind, here’s a cool tool that makes them for you. Then you can rip apart the code and copy/paste until it sticks. Don’t laugh; I don’t know a single coder who doesn’t learn this way. Maqetta’s a new,...

Today's Obsession: 20 Things I Learned About Browsers and The Web

20 Things I Learned About Browsers and The Web is a lovely little book, sort of, created by the Google Chrome team to do a couple of helpful things. Firstly, for us more advanced users, it displays what Chrome can do with HTML5-based goodies, and it gives an important conceptual reason why we should...