Create A Stylish Portfolio Website In HTML/CSS

Create A Stylish Portfolio Website In HTML/CSS

Posted by on Mar 28, 2011 in HTML/CSS | No Comments

This is a take-off of a site I did for a client. We are going to build a 3 column portfolio website in Dreamweaver using HTML and CSS. We will also include CSS3 to enhance the site’s graphics. The mockup is all done and shown below so fire up Dreamweaver or your editor of choice […]

Design In The Browser For Real World Sites

Design In The Browser For Real World Sites

Posted by on Mar 18, 2011 in Design | No Comments

When I started designing, it was a long road to learn how to design a beautiful site … one that just looked cool, bitchen and fantastic. As time went on and browsers became more capable of providing us with many of the features we would use images for, CSS3 has made it possible to design […]

Create A Simple CSS3 Button

Create A Simple CSS3 Button

Posted by on Mar 10, 2011 in HTML/CSS | No Comments

We’re going to take a simple link button and style it up using CSS3 to make it look beautiful. We are going to use  the following CSS3 properties: box-shadow, border-radius, RGBA and text-indent. The browsers that support these are Chrome 5+, Firefox 3.6+, Opera 10.6+, Safari 4+ and IE9. The odd men out are Internet […]

Transitioning From HTML/CSS To WordPress – My Experience

Transitioning From HTML/CSS To WordPress – My Experience

Posted by on Mar 8, 2011 in HTML/CSS | No Comments

Why WordPress My last site I built was all HTML and styled with CSS. I built it entirely by hand-coding in Dreamweaver which was a joy. Playing with the code … watching the magic happen as code becomes a visual treat. And I wanted a blog to share my ideas and experiences so a framework […]

The Beauty Of Simplicity

The Beauty Of Simplicity

Posted by on Mar 4, 2011 in Design | No Comments

Form and Function I often refer back to nature when ever I embark on a new project. The beauty of simplicity, form and function seamlessly working together and the subtleties of a design that, although complex with design features, blends into the overall page effortlessly and effectively. Nature shows us always that through evolution, its […]

Web Design – It’s All In The Details

Web Design – It’s All In The Details

Posted by on Feb 25, 2011 in Design, HTML/CSS | No Comments

When I first started learning web design, I took many of my previous experiences working in medicine with me as I forged ahead. One of those one attention to detail. It served me well then and continues to do so now. It is a sign of craftsmanship, a personal symbol of a job well done, […]