Category: Front End Development

Tutorial: Using CSS Shorthand in your Stylesheets

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Using CSS Shorthand is great for reducing the lines of code and preventing us typing lots of duplicate lines of code in our stylesheet’s, but how many of us use it? I notice on a lot of developers stylesheets that they have multiple lines of code where only one is needed and I don’t really understand why! I guess it’s a personal preference, but here is how you can start coding CSS in shorthand.

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Tutorial: Clearing the Textarea value onFocus

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Quick tip that will always come in handy when creating forms. More often then not you will see a textarea that initially has some text in, something like… ‘Type your message here…’. On some websites, I have noticed that when you go to type in that same textarea you have to first remove the message before you start typing yours which I find very frustratings.

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20 Great CSS Design Showcase Websites for Inspiration

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We’ve all had days where our creativity becomes non-existant and are in desperate need of some inspiration to get us kick started again. Fortunately for us we have a huge variety of choice when it comes to web showcasing which means inspiration is never to far away. Below are some of my favourites showcase bookmarks that I tent to turn to in those ‘desperate’ times.

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