Re: [WSG] Browser toolbars

2009-05-04 Thread Kane Tapping
informing the user. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Information Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. k.tapp...@griffith.edu.au Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 From: Frogspoon frogspoo...@gmail.com To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Date: 05/05/2009 08:51 AM Subject: [WSG

Re: [WSG] Image links

2008-05-02 Thread Kane Tapping
Hi Mike, img a {} Has anyone mentioned that this is incorrect? :-) Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Mike at Green-Beast.com [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent

Re: [WSG] How to make diagonal lines change color?

2008-04-10 Thread Kane Tapping
#name:hover {background-color #00f;} This method would remove the issues with pre-caching a second image that you cant get around with using offsets because you want to tile the image. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111

Re: [WSG] a target=” blank” not part of x html

2008-03-30 Thread Kane Tapping
their current browser window/tab. Target= does still have a use, but its only for framesets in the older specs, and unless your managing legacy code, most designers on this list should be way past making frame based web sites/apps. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content

Re: [WSG] a target= ” blank” not part of xhtml

2008-03-28 Thread Kane Tapping
is appropriate. Some of the best include lighbox style popups for 'wizard prompts' or help. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Andrew Maben [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent

Re: [WSG] Validating Flash

2008-03-27 Thread Kane Tapping
./p /object Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Tim MacKay [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 27/03/2008 03:37 PM Please respond to wsg

Re: [WSG] multiple css style sheets

2008-02-27 Thread Kane Tapping
stylesheets are also commonly referenced within CSS using @import. The main benefit of using multiple stylesheets is for modular code. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7

Re: [WSG] multiple css style sheets

2008-02-27 Thread Kane Tapping
also choose where in the CSS document to @import, allowing greater control of the cascade's.) link rel can only be declared in the head of a document (some systems do not give access to this area, or only allow a set link to their stylesheet.) Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer

[WSG] WCAG Samurai released.

2008-02-26 Thread Kane Tapping
2.0, please read http://alistapart.com/articles/tohellwithwcag2 Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630

RE: [WSG] Web Publishing Guidelines

2008-01-31 Thread Kane Tapping
The Griffith University Web Style Guide http://www.griffith.edu.au/web-publishing/web-style-guide/ It covers range of Corporate branding, Information architecture, writing for the web, and web standards issues. I think its good, but I may be biased :-) Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards

RE: [WSG] Standards friendly 'page tagging' web stats

2007-08-26 Thread Kane Tapping
Hi Paul, I'm heading down to Sydney in Sept for some training on it's use and how to best implement it. Please tell me your not paying for that. About Google Analytics http://www.google.com/support/googleanalytics/bin/topic.py?topic=10977 Installing the tracking code

Re: [WSG] vCard File

2007-08-02 Thread Kane Tapping
Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 02/08/2007 01:30:09 PM: vCard's (.vcf files) will also open in a Mac OS X Address book. Not everyone

Re: [WSG] WCAG Samurai Errata

2007-06-08 Thread Kane Tapping
your form in a accessible and non-js way first then use JS to HIJAX ( http://ajaxian.com/archives/hijax-graceful-degration) that version to provide enhanced useability.This way you get a perfectly useable form without JS and enhanced usability when it is enabled. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web

Fw: [WSG] Content Management issue ?

2007-05-30 Thread Kane Tapping
preferences to Full CMS list or CMS list in digest mode) - Forwarded by Kane Tapping/Staff/Griffith on 31/05/2007 10:25 AM - [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 31/05/2007 10:09:30 AM: I've not had that much experience with DW/Contribute, but I know they've both got pretty ordinary CSS support

Re: [WSG] dl v table for form layout

2007-05-30 Thread Kane Tapping
I had a very similar issue with my feedback form. Eventualy I split it into three fieldsets: your feedback, your details, and a privacy statement. http://www.griffith.edu.au/cgi-bin/feedbackform.cgi - Kane [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote on 30/05/2007 11:16:11 PM: It probably shouldn't be used

Re: [WSG] Converting font size from pt to % or em

2007-05-25 Thread Kane Tapping
, and not display a border :-( Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Sagnik Dey [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 25/05/2007 04:02 PM Please respond to wsg

Re: [WSG] Converting font size from pt to % or em

2007-05-25 Thread Kane Tapping
PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 25/05/2007 05:15 PM Please respond to wsg@webstandardsgroup.org To wsg@webstandardsgroup.org cc Subject Re: [WSG] Converting font size from pt to % or em On 2007/05/25 15:31 (GMT+1000) Kane Tapping apparently typed: Setting the body to font size to 65

Re: [WSG] dl v table for form layout

2007-05-24 Thread Kane Tapping
/checkboxes.html Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Sander Aarts [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 25/05/2007 10:22 AM Please respond to wsg

Re: [WSG] Map of Australia Image Map

2007-05-24 Thread Kane Tapping
=about.htmlAbout/a/li /ul the magic comes from the css. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Felisimina Jom [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 25/05/2007

Re: [WSG] Converting font size from pt to % or em

2007-05-24 Thread Kane Tapping
objects. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 3735 7630 Sagnik Dey [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 25/05/2007 03:18 PM Please respond to wsg

Re: [WSG] dl v table for form layout

2007-05-22 Thread Kane Tapping
Okay, so what CAN you use for forms? form fieldset legend label input (and text area, select etc) and where neccessary the occasional div The rest is the magic of CSS Example: html: http://www.griffith.edu.au/cgi-bin/feedbackform.cgi styles:

Re: [WSG] dl v table for form layout

2007-05-21 Thread Kane Tapping
My view: Use HTML for content Use CSS for presentation Use tables only for tabular data WCAG 1.0 has the following guidelines applicable to this question. 3.3 Use style sheets to control layout and presentation. 5.1 For data tables, identify row and column headers. 5.3 Do not use tables for

Re: [WSG] 100% height

2007-05-13 Thread Kane Tapping
Hi , http://www.fotografics.it/test/ Displays full height in IE7 on XP. Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 373 57630 Jean-Jacques Halans [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent

Re: [WSG] IE 7 body length problem

2007-05-08 Thread Kane Tapping
as far as the content. If would suggest setting a background colour for the html. btw the toolbar declares body hasLayout = -1 Kind Regards, Kane Tapping Web Standards Developer Web and Content Management Services Griffith University. 4111. Australia. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Phone: +61 (0)7 373 57630