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CSS From Scratch. 5:1 The Cascade

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

In the previous lesson we learned how to link a CSS file to an HTML document and how to use the Star Selector or Wildcard to put a border around every element on the page. You should have a file named stlye.css saved in the same folder as index.html. If you do not, please consult […]

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HTML From Scratch. 4:6 Images for the Web

Friday, August 5th, 2011

Although it is considered best practice to use CSS to place images in a web page, it is still very useful to know how to do this with HTML. Here is the basic code to include a picture called mycat.jpg in your HTML document: <img src=”mycat.jpg” alt=”my cat Fluffy” /> Notice this is another self-closing […]

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CSS From Scratch 4:2 Syntax

Friday, August 5th, 2011

The asterisk is known as the star selector, or wildcard. It just means “everything” and can be very useful in CSS. * { border: 1px solid red; } This example selected all of the elements in your html document at once, and told the browser to give them all a red border, one pixel wide […]

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CSS From Scratch. 4:1 Include Your CSS File

Friday, August 5th, 2011

CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets. It is a separate language used to change the way things look on an HTML page. It looks quite different to HTML, but if you think of it as simply lists of attributes and values for each element on your page, in a separate document, you will find it […]

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Beginning PHP – some basic concepts

Monday, February 21st, 2011

PHP is an Interpreted Server-Side Language. This means that the code is never sent to a browser. It “lives” entirely on the server. The server reads through any PHP that it encounters in a document, and works out what the result should be. A document containing PHP is normally has the extension .php, however it is possible […]

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