[WSG] IE7 Compatibility Team

2006-02-09 Thread Cade Whitbourn
Wow. Microsoft are taking very pro-active measures to assist the developer community in fixing sites for IE7. I received an email from someone on the 'IE7 compatibility team' with a screenshot of our site in IE7 and a list of all our stylesheets with all the filters and hacks identified that we

RE: [WSG] IE7 Compatibility Team

2006-02-09 Thread Cade Whitbourn
, Alastair Steel On 10/02/2006, at 11:40 AM, Geoff Pack wrote: Cade Whitbourn wrote: Wow. Microsoft are taking very pro-active measures to assist the developer community in fixing sites for IE7. I received an email from someone on the 'IE7 compatibility team

[WSG] web standards training course/events in Sydney next year?

2005-11-22 Thread Cade Whitbourn
I know it's early but... Anybody know of any good training courses or events that are being held in Sydney (or the other capital cities) next year on web standards/best practice web design/usability etc (other than WE06 and the regular wsg meetings?) Cheers, C a d e W h i t b o u r n Web

[WSG] web standards training course/events in Sydney?

2005-02-13 Thread Cade Whitbourn
Anybody know of any good training course or events that are being held in Sydney (or the other capital cities) this year on web standards/best practice web design/usability etc - other than the regular wsg meetings? (For budgetary purposes, I need to identify any that I want to attend now, rather

[WSG] accessibility statements

2005-01-20 Thread Cade Whitbourn
What's in a good accessibility statement? Where are the best accessibility statements you've come across on the web? I'm currently writing one for the site I work on, to coincide with a redesign that's nearing completion. I haven't found many good examples of statements on other corporate sites.

RE: [WSG] float and table width combination problem in IE

2004-12-07 Thread Cade Whitbourn
2004 12:54:16 +1100, Cade Whitbourn [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Friends, Can anyone help me identify what's going wrong with the following layout in IE6/Windows. I've been struggling with it all morning, and I suspect there may be a simple fix that I've just overlooked. The page: http

RE: [WSG] float and table width combination problem in IE

2004-12-07 Thread Cade Whitbourn
Thanks Henry. I have looked into hasLayout but applying dimensions to the various boxs (including dummy container boxes I created) doesn't seem to affect the behaviour of the misbehaving table. Any other suggestions? -Original Message- From: Henry Tapia [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent:

[WSG] modify styles for smaller screen resolutions

2004-11-25 Thread Cade Whitbourn
Hi, I'm experimenting with using javascript to write in alternate style information into the body of my webpages, similar to the current www.smh.com.au method (view source and scroll down to immediately inside body). The method seems to work fine, but I am wondering about the pros/cons of doing

Re: [WSG] Browser Engine Standard???

2003-12-10 Thread Cade Whitbourn
Taco, The company that I work for at the moment cannot afford to say 'bye bye' to 5% of web users (let alone 2%) for the simple fact that 5% represents THOUSANDS of customers all wanting to pay us money to provide them with web services. BTW, You were 'web designing' in 1991...?

Re: [WSG] Modify class (hope to bring closure ;-)

2003-11-24 Thread Cade Whitbourn
Not sure if this will help, but it's a solution I copied from Zeldman quite a while back... script language=JavaScript function toggle( targetId ){ if (document.getElementById){ target = document.getElementById( targetId ); if (target.style.display == none){

[WSG]Product Listing layout

2003-10-08 Thread Cade Whitbourn
(Apologies if you get this twice...I swapped email addresses as I wasn't sure whether my emails were getting through or not) You could format all the product information into tabular data, ie. column for all product pictures, column for product titles etc, in which case using table tags