[WSG] question about max-width's behaviour

2007-11-21 Thread Tee G. Peng
I thought max-width tells the browser: This is the limit of the width you can expand, regardless how big the screen is. But my testing shows that, with a max-width of 60em, a 1680px wide monitor, when a browser is opened in full screen, with fontsize increases, the page just continued

Re: [WSG] question about max-width's behaviour

2007-11-21 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 21, 2007, at 3:30 PM, Adam Martin wrote: What are you putting the max-width declaration on? a div for example? adam I have something like this right now: #wrapper {max-width: 60em; min-width: 600px;margin:0 auto; } #container, #btm_wrap { margin:0 auto;position:relative;text-

Re: [WSG] question about max-width's behaviour

2007-11-21 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 21, 2007, at 5:02 PM, Jermayn Parker wrote: good example of this is: http://www.456bereastreet.com/ It behaves the same as mine as well as the think vitamine. This is because em is a measuring unit relative to the font size of the page, so as you increase the font size, the

Re: [WSG] question about max-width's behaviour

2007-11-21 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 21, 2007, at 5:05 PM, David Laakso wrote: This site uses min/max width and the behaviour I see is the same as mine. Oops, forgot to post the url in my previous post. http://www.thinkvitamin.com/ (one of the best layout I even seen!) tee

Re: [WSG] Site check

2007-11-16 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 16, 2007, at 7:23 PM, Kenny Graham wrote: I don't think the grey used nicely; give me an impression that it's an advertising firm with very conservative, uncreative image. Content area without bg color may looks cleaner. Home page is the most important real estate for a site, I

Re: [WSG] Skip nav links, tab through

2007-11-15 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 15, 2007, at 7:13 AM, Steve Green wrote: Links are not on the tab sequence in Safari by default, but you can turn that on in the Preferences. I have no idea if users actually do in practice. I still unable to figure out how Safari tab feature works. I already have it turned on

Re: [WSG] Skip nav links, tab through

2007-11-15 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 15, 2007, at 5:42 PM, Philippe Wittenbergh wrote: You need to turn FKA (Full Keyboard Access) 'on' in System Preferences Keyboard and Mouse. Also for Safari and Camino: Safari: Preferences Advanced: see the checkbox. Camino: Preferences Web Features: see the checkboxes at the

Re: [WSG] opera doesn't play nice with Opacity

2007-11-13 Thread Tee G. Peng
James, I have no idea whether Opera uses Qt4 or 3 but it may filter through in time to a new Opera release (try Opera 9.5 beta - it may have it already). I have 9.5 Alpha Beta. Do you know if Opera is quick to bug fix? If not, I don't want to bother to report the bug. :-) tee

Re: [WSG] opera doesn't play nice with Opacity

2007-11-13 Thread Tee G. Peng
Many thanks again to everyone who replied to my post. On Nov 13, 2007, at 5:52 AM, Navjot Pawera wrote: I have 9.5 Alpha Beta. Do you know if Opera is quick to bug fix? If not, I don't want to bother to report the bug. :-) I just checked the thread and saw this discussion. It would a big

[WSG] opera doesn't play nice with Opacity

2007-11-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
On this site, body {background:#FFB701} where footer wrap has opacity of 0.92 with a bg color #ftr_wrap {background:#0d0d0d; opacity:0.92;} and 3 columns has #col1, #col2, #col3 {background:#1a1a1a;} I think Safari and Firefox got it right, that the 3 columns' elements are

Re: [WSG] opera doesn't play nice with Opacity

2007-11-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 12, 2007, at 8:56 PM, Ben Buchanan wrote: You are correct: Opera doesn't do opacity. Actually a quick test in Opera 9.24 (PC) shows that Opera does do opacity; so opacity support isn't the issue. Perhaps a selector/ inheritance issue? Test case: Hi Ben, thanks for the test.

Re: [WSG] Styling option [Forms]

2007-11-04 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Nov 4, 2007, at 5:27 AM, James Jeffery wrote: Hi all I have a select box that has a greater width and hight then the standard size. I am trying to center the default option that displays in the select box. I have tried padding: xem 0; and it centers the options when the list is displayed,

Re: [WSG] How z-index works

2007-10-30 Thread Tee G. Peng
Thierry, excellent work! This is a good case of a picture worth thousand words - I think I pretty much understand how z-index works (after many hours of testing and an assignment from the CSS.2.1 class) but I still not able to get a comprehensive understanding from that article on

Re: [WSG] skip to content: care of accessibility causing usability

2007-10-30 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 30, 2007, at 5:56 AM, willdonovan wrote: I dont seem to get any of the flicking effects that everyone is talking about. I'm using Firefox 2.0.0.8 Hi William, thanks for checking. It was eliminated :) This site has something similar to what I did - I think I must have gotten the

Re: [WSG] skip to content: care of accessibility causing usability

2007-10-28 Thread Tee G. Peng
I agree with you: the 'hover' technique is way more annoying, and it will annoy way more people. Thanks all for your response. I now can clearly see I got myself carried away by my 'try-to-do-thing-right' little obsession :) Ok, three of you said skip to content is of little use in

Re: [WSG] skip to content: care of accessibility causing usability

2007-10-28 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 28, 2007, at 3:56 AM, Stuart Foulstone wrote: But the point is that, this accessibility feature is for people who can't use a mouse - i.e. they cannot click anywhere. Ah yah right A good point you have made. I am a 'mouse' user, and I do find skip to (content/navigation)

Re: [WSG] skip to content: care of accessibility causing usability

2007-10-28 Thread Tee G. Peng
Georg, thank you so much! IE6 displayed correctly except the header problem I wrote. I did a lot of tweaking in the main stylesheet after my post , and didn't get to check on IE6. You saw the 'wrong version' :), but I notice the header's reloads disappered now the right column sits below

[WSG] skip to content: care of accessibility causing usability

2007-10-27 Thread Tee G. Peng
I am having an issue and I can't seem to see the whole picture objectively. Thanks to your influences, it has become my second nature to have 'skip to content' in every site I do (sites I have control over the design and layout); when I do markup coding, clients often ignore the 'skip

[WSG] browsers render differently with Optroup

2007-10-24 Thread Tee G. Peng
I am working on a web form that has Optgroup in it, and the first time I realized browsers render this attribute differently. I have something like this: optgroup label=United States option label=CA value=CaliforniaCalifornia/option /optgroup In Firefox, it display: California

Re: [WSG] Title attribute and screen readers

2007-10-24 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 24, 2007, at 4:27 AM, Patrick H. Lauke wrote: Try tabbing to a link with a title via keyboard, and tell me if it brings up a tooltip or similar to let a sighted user read the title... So it's concluded that title attribute is as useless as tabindex and accesskey and therefor

Re: [WSG] Title attribute and screen readers

2007-10-24 Thread Tee G. Peng
So it's concluded that title attribute is as useless as tabindex and accesskey and therefor shouldn't be used at all? Need acknowledge by your accessible mastero :) Need acknowledge from your accessible mastero :-) tee

Re: [WSG] browsers render differently with Optroup

2007-10-24 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 24, 2007, at 12:14 AM, Philippe Wittenbergh wrote: On Oct 24, 2007, at 3:27 PM, Tee G. Peng wrote: I am working on a web form that has Optgroup in it, and the first time I realized browsers render this attribute differently. IE Mac displays 'CA' in your 1st example IE 7 Win

[WSG] Priority 2 error - Clearly identify the target of each link.

2007-10-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
working on a project that must meet all mechanical check for priority 2, via WAI or Total validator. Client is from UK and according to an article I read, by year 2008, all government websites must meet the priority 2 is that correct? This is not a site for government but client wanted

Re: [WSG] Priority 2 error - Clearly identify the target of each link.

2007-10-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
Russ, On Oct 20, 2007, at 3:31 PM, russ - maxdesign wrote: Hi Tee, Is it an Idiotic error? Imagine you're blind... Ok, since you put it this way, I will reconsider my choice of word :) (thanks for the grammar correction). You have given a good reason, still, I think that criteria should

Re: [WSG] introducing a prompt to download or open a pdf

2007-10-16 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 16, 2007, at 12:39 AM, Chris Price wrote: BTW Macs don't have a right click. Hi Chris, Mac has right click. It's just Steve Jobs made it so difficult with his Apple mouse (a piece of pricey junk). If you use Apple mouse, use the combination of control on keyboard + click on

Re: [WSG] IE 7 check please

2007-10-14 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Kepler, Thanks for checking. For http://spanish-portuguese.berkeley.edu/ - I'm not seeing a horizontal scrollbar in IE7 until you resize below around 770px (after the 3rd column drops below the 2nd). I suspect this is the behavior you wanted since FireFox behaves the same way. One thing

Re: [WSG] IE 7 check please

2007-10-14 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 14, 2007, at 12:14 AM, Donna Jones wrote: Tee, i just looked more at the http://www.thinkvitamin.com/ site. yes, i get the scroll bar at 800 wide in IE7 (not standalone). and yes, its because its not chopping off the footer (wouldn't have noticed, probably, though if Kepler

Re: [WSG] Jquery and/or Yahoo UI

2007-10-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
Can you comment on Ext JS ? http://extjs.com/ I'd been wanting to know how it measure up with standards but thought this is not a place to ask, but where is the better place to get a better answer regarding standards? :) tee On Oct 12, 2007, at 10:56 AM, Christian Montoya wrote: On

[WSG] IE 7 check please

2007-10-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
Can you please tell me if you see a horizontal scroll-bar in these two sites in IE 7 (not standalone), in 800px wide screen. http://spanish-portuguese.berkeley.edu/ http://www.thinkvitamin.com/ I am working on a similar layout and in my standalone version it has scroll-bar, not in IE 6

Re: [WSG] IE 7 check please

2007-10-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 12, 2007, at 10:33 PM, Tee G. Peng wrote: Can you please tell me if you see a horizontal scroll-bar in these two sites in IE 7 (not standalone), in 800px wide screen. http://spanish-portuguese.berkeley.edu/ I forgot to mention, in the above site, it actually is about 776px before

Re: [WSG] Cost of Accessibility

2007-10-08 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Oct 8, 2007, at 8:32 AM, Joseph Taylor wrote: There's plenty of people all around me that build crap sites for cheap. Always will be. If I may add, there are plenty of people all around me that build crap sites for em$$$/em and I had worked with a few of them - my insistence on

Re: [WSG] Form styling

2007-09-26 Thread Tee G. Peng
I, on the other hand, love form styling :) this is what I came out, a bit heavy on markup but it works consistently accross browsers, including IE 5 (except extra line- height). div class=form span class=col_leftlabel for=titleSubject: /label/span span class=col_rightinput name=title

[WSG] question on 'logical tab order'

2007-09-22 Thread Tee G. Peng
Trying to polish up my accessibility statement. First, I don't have tabindex implemented in the web form and links as I concluded it's like access keys, prune to cause confusion than helpfulness. I have 'skip to content' and 'go to top' links, with :active and :focus, and I thought linking

[WSG] opera bug on hover, and the use of margins and left/right on absolute position

2007-09-22 Thread Tee G. Peng
Got an impression that Patrick and George are experts of Opera browser :) Can you guys take a look on this? Al, I reckon you have no problem that I bring this question here. It came from a question someone asked on other list and Al from PVll gave a tips that I found can be improved a bit

Re: [WSG] question on 'logical tab order'

2007-09-22 Thread Tee G. Peng
Simon, thank you so much for the English lesson. Thousand times better than my high shool English teacher who declared I absolutely cannot write a sentence in English, and that I should married myself out the moment I finished my high school, because, according to her, that was the only

Re: [WSG] opera bug on hover, and the use of margins and left/right on absolute position

2007-09-22 Thread Tee G. Peng
in Lynx Viewer, content in the span class is revealed. But we don't always want this. tee On Sep 22, 2007, at 6:21 AM, Tee G. Peng wrote: Got an impression that Patrick and George are experts of Opera browser :) Can you guys take a look on this? Al, I reckon you have no problem that I

Re: [WSG] question on 'logical tab order'

2007-09-22 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Stuart, thank you so much for the suggestion. I like what you have here: As you tab from one to the next, the current item is highlighted to help show which has focus. I think mention of logical tab order or pseudo classes (even though that's what you've done) will only serve to

Re: [WSG] Accessible Open Source CMS

2007-09-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Sep 12, 2007, at 2:13 AM, Web Dandy Design wrote: Hi, Can anyone advise on the most accessible, open-source CMS between Joomla, Drupal or Plone? Modx cms tee *** List Guidelines:

Re: [WSG] Accessible Open Source CMS

2007-09-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Sep 12, 2007, at 7:57 AM, Vlad Alexander (XStandard) wrote: This article may be useful: http://juicystudio.com/article/choosing-an-accessible-cms.php Hmm, I wonder why they didn't include Modx. The survey was done in May, maybe Modx (v 0.9.5) wasn't quite ready yet! The v.9.6 has

Re: [WSG] Accessible Open Source CMS

2007-09-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Sep 12, 2007, at 5:43 PM, Vlad Alexander (XStandard) wrote: Tee wrote: Personally I don't think there is a fully accessible WYSIWYG Editor existed that delivers pure clean code. It all depends on how you define fully. XStandard has a keyboard accessible interface and most definitely

Re: [WSG] Speaking of alt tags . . .

2007-09-11 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Bob, On Sep 11, 2007, at 1:42 AM, Designer wrote: What is the current wisdom about the syntax of alt tags? I believe that if I have a decorative image I am supposed to put a blank tag. If it's decorative image, why not make it to background image? This is most appropriate way to

Re: [WSG] Speaking of alt tags . . .

2007-09-11 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Sep 11, 2007, at 2:16 AM, Patrick H. Lauke wrote: Quoting Tee G. Peng [EMAIL PROTECTED]: If it's decorative image, why not make it to background image? This is most appropriate way to handle it, and you don't need to worry about blank alt tag. Depending on the situation, it's

[WSG] click on select element triggers block popup in IE7

2007-09-09 Thread Tee G. Peng
I am testing a form on IE7 standalone, when I click the dropdown selection option, it triggers the 'popup blocked' message. Can you confirm if this only happen in IE7 standalone hacked version. I can't find any info from google search with phrase like so : click on select element triggers

Re: [WSG] click on select element triggers block popup in IE7

2007-09-09 Thread Tee G. Peng
Thanks for the confirmation, Choan. Although I don't use IE7 standalone anymore, I remember this behaviour. The IE developer toolbar works in IE7 too. The developer toolbar works in IE7 standalone, the issue is, I haven't have a need to use the toolbar in IE 7 in the last 8 months,

Re: [WSG] lack of 'lang' attribute fails WAI

2007-09-08 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Sep 8, 2007, at 2:40 AM, Andrew Cunningham wrote: Its passible to have metadata in more than one language, but it came become problematic. Anyway the title element should realistically only have one langauge. Hi Andrew, I am curious, is there guideline from WCAG that state there

[WSG] lack of 'lang' attribute fails WAI

2007-09-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
I am working on a bilingual site (chinese/english) that needs to pass at least WCAG AA, the site is UTF-8 charset and I didn't use lang attribute in the meta because it's a bilingual site. and I am getting this error on Priority 3 Verification Checklist: 4.3 Identify the primary natural

Re: [WSG] lack of 'lang' attribute fails WAI

2007-09-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
Patrick, Diego Jixor, thank you. Is every page on your site in both chinese and english, all in one page? Some pages contain two languages and that was the reason I thought 'lang=en' isn't quite appropriate. I guess I must draw the dice and pick one. According to WCAG 1.0: 4.3 Identify

Re: [WSG] lack of 'lang' attribute fails WAI

2007-09-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Kepler, Personally I think it is an accessibility issue to mix two languages on the same page. I am not sure about this, I don't find it an issue at all, due to my background it's actually a rather common thing to read/speak two different langagues in a single conversation/page. If

[WSG] XHTML+Voice

2007-09-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
Has anybody done this on your (and client) site yet? It's showing up on Opera site, so I reckon it's supported for 9.50 Alpha? And Safri Beta 3 too? http://dev.opera.com/articles/view/xhtml-voice-by-example/ tee *** List

Re: [WSG] XHTML+Voice

2007-09-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Philippe, a quick question before I forgot to ask. A bit off-topic: yes I use VoiceOver sometimes; the built-in voice options are awful, so far Vicki is the only one I can listen for more than 15 mintues. I'd been wanting to purhcase a pleasant voice sample but don't know where to look.

Re: [WSG] will Eric Meyer's CSS SCULPTOR put me out o f job?

2007-08-28 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 27, 2007, at 8:41 PM, Al Sparber wrote: Both products produce standards-based CSS layouts that work in modern browsers (ours also addresses IE5.0x, too). I can only speak for our product (CSS Layout Magic). It is a rapid deployment (one click) tool that produces a minimally

[WSG] will Eric Meyer�s CSS SCULPTOR put me out of job?

2007-08-27 Thread Tee G. Peng
Please don't be misguided by the subject :) http://www.webassist.com/professional/products/productdetails.asp? PID=135RID=930 I am just curious, what you do guys think of the dreamweaver extension like this one and the PVll CSS layout Magic, and the Google Blueprint ? Can they take over

Re: [WSG] display:table equal height and print style problem for Firefox

2007-08-10 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Georg, Many thanks again! This often means CSS based column-layouts can't be (re)created for print, which, IMO, isn't a bad thing since multi-columns running over several printed pages doesn't make all that much sense. Linearizing - one column after the other - makes a lot more sense

[WSG] display:table equal height and print style problem for Firefox

2007-08-10 Thread Tee G. Peng
Anybody know if there is a way for this. A 3 column layout used the display table equal height technique #outer {display:table} #inner {display:table-row} #left, #middle, #right {display:table-cell} and the logo with floated left is placed outside the above divs. img src=logo.gif id=logo div

Re: [WSG] (X)HTML Best Practice Sheet goes live - correct link

2007-08-10 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 10, 2007, at 12:53 AM, Dean Edridge wrote: Frank Palinkas wrote: Kind regards, Frank M. Palinkas Microsoft M.V.P. - Windows Help W3C HTML Working Group (H.T.M.L.W.G.) - Invited Expert M.C.P., M.C.T., M.C.S.E., M.C.D.B.A., A+ Senior Technical Communicator Web

Re: [WSG] Shop Products Markup

2007-08-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 7, 2007, at 12:45 AM, James Jeffery wrote: Depends on what you want to achieve. You can use the microformats hReview to provide product reviews, but i dont think there is anything specific for listing products. You could use XML, but only if you had real reason to, if your using

Re: [WSG] setting fontsize in body

2007-08-07 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 7, 2007, at 4:01 AM, David Dorward wrote: This would be the older generation who tend towards having poor eyesight and needing larger font sizes? I've never seen a designer make body text bigger then the vendor default, only smaller and harder to read. clearleft dot com comes

Re: [WSG] designing for handheld

2007-08-05 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 5, 2007, at 12:45 AM, Stuart Foulstone wrote: Hi, You could try the cellphone emulator at: http://mtld.mobi/emulator.php for an idea on rendition on cellphones. Stuart, Do you know how accurate the renditionis for this emulator? And compare with Opera Mini and other simulators.

[WSG] designing for handheld

2007-08-04 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi, a project I'd been working, client asks if I can port the layout for handheld devices. Current layout is pixel width with every pixel carefully culculaated in different sections/columns, so there is no way I can simply adapt the style sheet. At this stage, it's simply an inquiry from

Re: [WSG] designing for handheld

2007-08-04 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 4, 2007, at 6:42 PM, John Faulds wrote: The only site I've done with a handheld stylesheet is: http:// www.thiesskentz.com.au/ As far as testing goes, not sure how reliable DW's previews would be considering how bad their design view is. Other testing options include:

[WSG] setting fontsize in body

2007-08-03 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi, I got an impression that setting 100.1% fontsize in body tag is a better approach and have been doing so for many sites. Also, with the 100.1% in the body, I usually declare .85em (.95 for my site as I love big fontsize :) ) for paragraph and lists. I also find that I get a more

Re: [WSG] setting fontsize in body

2007-08-03 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Thanks for all the insightful feedback. I have a very limited freedom on this particular project. A previous version was done quite messy and it seemed time were waste quite a lot, so I was brought in to fix, clean up the code, but the end- client wanted the fontsize stays the same. The

Re: [WSG] setting fontsize in body

2007-08-03 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Aug 3, 2007, at 8:19 PM, Philippe Wittenbergh wrote: On Aug 4, 2007, at 10:45 AM, Gunlaug Sørtun wrote: Back to Tee's problem with 'body {font-size: 62.5%}' etc in Opera/ Mac. It may be caused by the preset value for 'minimum font size' in that browser/OS. If someone can check the

Re: RES: [WSG] HELP with CSS

2007-07-28 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 28, 2007, at 10:17 AM, David Hucklesby wrote: I don't think this is a matter of HTML skills, But understanding HTML syntax help isn't it? Personally I found this selectutorial help understand semantic markup greatly (thanks Russ again!), especially this 'the document tree -

Re: [WSG] Site test Google analytics

2007-07-26 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 26, 2007, at 2:24 PM, Jason Robb wrote: Hello everyone, I launched a site today. http://www.barbarawellsstudio.com - I'm looking for some criticism, any suggestions are appreciated. On a side note, I posted a thread back in late May on Photo Gallery markup. My solution is located

[WSG] a question for Aussie

2007-07-23 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi, sorry for my post, and please kindly reply to me OFFLIST only. I need to send a package to Australia and must have it delivery no later than Tuesday 31st July, because I am paying for the delivery therefor would really like to save some money if possible, and I have the options for 2

Re: [WSG] Re: please avoid forcing people to open pdf in browser!

2007-07-23 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 23, 2007, at 3:31 PM, Patrick H. Lauke wrote: Content-disposition: attachment; filename=document.pdf Joyce Evans wrote: This seems to be a good idea. Could you please give an example where this code would be placed on the web page or how it would fit into the code? I’m having a

Re: [WSG] (Phillipe) margin problem in Firefox

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 19, 2007, at 8:39 PM, Philippe Wittenbergh wrote: I would use the following structure: ol li h6span%number/span John Doe on Jul 7, 11:34 AM/h6 pcomment here/p !-- or more p -- /li Ah! this does look a lot better! Thank you so much! tee

Re: [WSG] Re: please avoid forcing people to open pdf in browser!

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 20, 2007, at 3:39 AM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Saying that PDF's are needed by Government Websites is a very circular argument for allowing them - why are they needed? In my experience it is only ever because of laziness or poorly designed workflows, and as you

Re: [WSG] Wide Display

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi CK, On Jul 20, 2007, at 6:21 AM, CK wrote: Hi All, Could use your savvy in creating a style that would prevent the services content from sliding out of position when viewed on a very large display. http://bushidodeep.com/summer_2007/wide_capture.png div#bd_container {max-width:

Re: [WSG] Re: please avoid forcing people to open pdf in browser!

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 20, 2007, at 7:54 AM, Hassan Schroeder wrote: Oh, although no statistic to proof it, but I do believe we manage to save quite a few forests each year by having the PDFs be available on one's website, on the internet. ?! You're entitled to your enthusiasm for PDF (which I don't

Re: [WSG] Wide Display

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 20, 2007, at 8:53 AM, CK wrote: Hi, Your solution was great, now I've developed a problem with a vertical scroll bar. some of the math has went awry. Would you assist? please post the url. tee *** List Guidelines:

Re: [WSG] Wide Display

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
Oh, one more thing, are you serving your page application/xhtml+xml? If not, you probably should removed the ?xml version='1.0' encoding='iso-8859-1' ? from your top of your document and change the dtd to xhtm 1.0 (transitional or strict) or html 4.0 strict I don't know well enough to

Re: [WSG] Wide Display

2007-07-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 20, 2007, at 9:48 AM, CK wrote: That would help: http://bushidodeep.com/summer_2007/template_02.php On Jul 20, 2007, at 11:43 AM, Tee G. Peng wrote: try remove the 'min-height: 100%;' from the same div or make it less than 100% if you really must use it. I did a quick test

[WSG] margin problem in Firefox

2007-07-19 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi, I don't seem able to solve this very simple position problem for the comment area. First I wasn't sure whether I should use OL or UL or P or DT for the comment (my first question), after looking at some blogs I decided to go with OL (with a question mark hanging in my head),

Re: [WSG] My Website

2007-07-19 Thread Tee G . Peng
On Jul 15, 2007, at 5:43 PM, Marvin Hunkin wrote: Hi. check out my website at the bottom of this message. cheers Marvin. Check out my home page at http://startrekcafe.bravehost.com Hi Marvin, I am a Star Trek fan. :) Is there anything particular you would like us to look at? I understand

Re: [WSG] margin problem in Firefox

2007-07-19 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 19, 2007, at 3:04 PM, Kepler Gelotte wrote: Not #comments li.msg_left as you assumed. Adding a margin-left: 5px; to your #comments li.poster and #comments li.myresponse definitions will fix the problem: Hi Kepler, Thanks for the suggestion. It doesn't quite work though as it

Re: [WSG] (Phillipe) margin problem in Firefox

2007-07-19 Thread Tee G. Peng
Phillipe wrote in CSS-D: It is a bug in Gecko. [1] Here is your list, simplified. http://dev.l-c-n.com/_temp/moz-egde.html The top one is wrong, the bottom one is fixed. li.poster {-moz-float-edge:content-box;} does all the magic. (one could argue about the semantics of your list

Re: [WSG] Visual Design Of Websites

2007-07-14 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jul 13, 2007, at 1:57 AM, Nick Cowie wrote: I think that everybody has missed the original point of Marvin's post. Marvin was looking for help in completing his visual design units in his web design course, as Marvin is visually impaired and is trying to build websites for sighted

Re: [WSG] Visual Design Of Websites - THREAD CLOSED

2007-07-12 Thread Tee G. Peng
Russ maybe there is a way to filter the incoming post that is thread closed' from being delivered as soon as the moderator(s) announced it? So that it saves everyone frustration and irritation? :) tee On Jul 12, 2007, at 8:07 AM, russ - maxdesign wrote: THIS THREAD IS CLOSED This is the

Re: [WSG] Page Structure

2007-06-27 Thread Tee G. Peng
Curious, what if you use this ? h3emRugby World Cup 2007 Packages/em/h3 and also putting all important keywords in the title I was asked recently by someone to tell her why with certain keywords search, her site shows up in first page in google and yahoo. This person has no html and web

Re: [WSG]shorthand doesn't work for bg position (was auto-hiding bottom part of bg image when resizing fontsize

2007-06-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jun 18, 2007, at 12:24 PM, Robert O'Rourke wrote: By the way, I have a question regarding fixed background position it doesn't work in this way in Safari and Firefox either. #container {background: url(image.jpg) fixed no-repeat} so I changed to #container {background-position: fixed}

Re: [WSG]shorthand doesn't work for bg position (was auto-hiding bottom part of bg image when resizing fontsize

2007-06-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Philipe, I forgot to mention, in the below page, if you make the screen shorter show that it shows vertical srollbar, and try scroll the page, you can see there 'writing, coaching...' headline image being moved. Here is the test page:

Re: [WSG]shorthand doesn't work for bg position (was auto-hiding bottom part of bg image when resizing fontsize

2007-06-20 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jun 20, 2007, at 12:46 AM, Tee G. Peng wrote: In this page, http://project.lotusseedsdesign.com/wandahennig/ where I removed 'fixed' in the background property, and have it replaced in 'background-position', the headline image doesn't move. Am I missing something obvious? OK, I

Re: [WSG] site check please

2007-06-19 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Jermayn, I notice the left and right columns white background colors (or image) are overlapping the 'g-background.jpg'. You either need to may transparent color for left/right column or if background images are used, use nee to make them narrower or maybe add z-index properties.

Re: [WSG] auto-hiding bottom part of bg image when resizing fontsize

2007-06-18 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Jamie, Rob and Thierry Have you tryed giving your #wrapper a height or min-height: should i say. Yeah! min-height works better and I needed to move the photo to the #container I would have a poper look but remove that stupid password because every time i try and use firebug to edit

Re: [WSG] auto-hiding bottom part of bg image when resizing fontsize

2007-06-18 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jun 18, 2007, at 9:39 AM, Robert O'Rourke wrote: Hi Tee, nice looking page! It doesn't get a vertical scroll bar though (firefox 2 latest)... could you attach the background image to the bottom of the main content area as opposed to a fixed position on the body? that way it would

Re: [WSG] auto-hiding bottom part of bg image when resizing fontsize

2007-06-18 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jun 18, 2007, at 11:49 AM, Thierry Koblentz wrote: I may be wrong, but I'm not sure ie6 does transparent border (if I recall, it turns them black). Yeah, it doesn't. I actually not sure how to write the rule. I had {border-top: 5px transaprent}, {border-top: 5px; border-color:

Re: [WSG] why is this text not resizable,?

2007-06-17 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jun 16, 2007, at 8:05 PM, Thierry Koblentz wrote: I believe it is sIFR (Flash) http://www.mikeindustries.com/sifr/ --- Regards, Thierry | www.TJKDesign.com Thank you Thierry, David and others who response and provided extra link for other method. tee

[WSG] why is this text not resizable,?

2007-06-16 Thread Tee G. Peng
I was at Media Temple reading mySQL stuff, and one thing caught my eyes. First I saw the h3 text seems to have shadow effect so I tried to select it to see if it's graphic. It's not and then I notice the font isn't enlarged when I resize the fontsize.

[WSG] I need to ask a non-web design question from Aussie

2007-06-11 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hello Australians , I am so so so sorry I have to post this to ask you kindly write me offlist so that I can ask the question - (without 'but') this is the only list I know full of Aussie that can give me the information I needed. It is a non-web web standards no web design question so I

[WSG] Firefox bug with legend tag

2007-06-01 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi, I am working on a form layout that utilize fieldset and legend and I need to take care of presentation as well as screen reader needs. The legend tag has a rounded corners background image, Safari and Opera have no issue with positioning and width but I am finding Firefox (all Gecko

Re: [WSG] Firefox bug with legend tag

2007-06-01 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Jun 1, 2007, at 5:36 AM, John Faulds wrote: Hi Tee, I wrote something about styling legends a while ago which might help: http://www.tyssendesign.com.au/articles/css/legends-of-style/ Hi John, Thanks for the article. After reading it, I went visit one of the site I did last year that

Re: [WSG] Firefox bug with legend tag

2007-06-01 Thread Tee G. Peng
Hi Thierry, http://www.tjkdesign.com/articles/ how_to_position_the_legend_element.asp Definitely will take a look and pass it to client. Many thanks! tee *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm

Re: [WSG] Need help with CSS breadcrumbs and navigation

2007-03-30 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Mar 30, 2007, at 12:53 AM, Stuart Foulstone wrote: Hi, I would suggest you use a line-height greater than 2pt in #breadcrumb. Stuart Hi Chris, Stuart's suggestion is good, however I do think there are more underlying problem in your code that needs to fix. To begin with, you may

Re: [WSG] Markup for Poetry?

2007-03-29 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Mar 29, 2007, at 5:24 PM, Christian Montoya wrote: On 3/29/07, Jeremy Boggs [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm working on a website that contains a number of poems. Are there any discussions or examples on strategies for marking up and styling poetry? I haven't started doing markup yet,

[WSG] link problem with absolute position

2007-03-03 Thread Tee G. Peng
Good weekend everyone, In this page: http://lotusseeds.com/index.php Two elements are set to absolute position, one is 'skip to content' which uses background image with text link, another one is 'top' button that uses inline image . In Safari and PC IE 7 (standalone), both links are

Re: [WSG] link problem with absolute position

2007-03-03 Thread Tee G. Peng
On Mar 3, 2007, at 2:33 PM, Gunlaug Sørtun wrote: You should make it a little easier for yourself - and the browsers :-) You have IDs in that page, so you may as well use them as targets. Use... a href=#contentdarr; Skip to content/a ...and... a href=#wrapimg... alt=go top ... //a ...and