CSS Coding

Are you ready to begin your journey into CSS Coding? Well, you’re in luck! The links below will give you written and visual knowledge in the language. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me. Happy studying!

What Is CSS Image 350pxWhat is CSS: Explaining the Presentational Layer of a Webpage
If you’re new to web development, some of these questions may have crossed your mind: What is CSS? Do I need to know it for my business? Is CSS coding hard to learn? After reading this tutorial, you’ll…
Learn CSS: 3 Places to Write CSSLearn CSS – Part 1: Where to Place Your Cascading Stylesheet
My article, What is CSS: Explaining the Presentational Layer of a Webpage, gave some foundational knowledge of cascading style sheets. This article will take you further by describing the different methods used to write the language and where to place it.
Learn CSS: Other Wayss to Write CSSLearn CSS – Part 2: Other Ways to Write CSS
If you read my last CSS article, you learned that the preferred method for writing your stylesheet is in an external document. In today’s lesson, you’ll be introduced two additional HTML tags and two attributes that you’ll use quite often in your CSS career.
Learn CSS: Font-Family and Its DescendantsLearn CSS – Part 3: Font Family and Its Descendants
If you worked with HTML coding in the past, you are use to using the <font> tag to re-size, bold, and provide a particular font to your copy. This was a great way to make some of the content on your webpage stand out.
Learn CSS: Text PropertiesLearn CSS – Part 4: Text Properties
Learn CSS – Part 3: The Font Family and Its Descendants explained all of the font properties used for styling copy for your page. Text properties are different in that it will allow you to add decorations and transformations of your copy.
Learn CSS: CSS BackgroundLearn CSS – Part 5: CSS Background Image
The previous CSS articles dealt mostly with adjusting copy by underling, bolding, Capitalizing Letters, and many other forms of textual transformations. We now venture into the visual arena of web design. A website looks more pleasing and interesting when images and colors are added and allows the user to take a break from reading.
Learn CSS: The Box ModelLearn CSS – Part 6: Box Model
In the HTML Tags – Part 5: The Table Tag, I showed how a cell within a table can have space and padding inside by using the cellspacing and cellpadding attributes. This article will demonstrate that every element, be it a paragraph tag <p>, HTML Tags – Part 1: The Structural Elements, or the DIVider tag <div>, Learn CSS Part 2: Other Ways to Write CSS, is enclosed inside their own “box” and have the ability to separate itself from the other elements within the document so that it reads better.
Learn CSS: PositioningLearn CSS – Part 7: Positioning
Continuing on from the previous tutorial entitled Learn CSS – Part 6: The Box Model, there are additional methods to repositioning your content while using the margin and padding properties.