RE: [WSG] repeat x and repeat y

2008-02-06 Thread Darren Lovelock
Two books I would recommend - Designing with Web Standards - Jeffrey Zeldman The Art Science of CSS - Sitepoint Hope this helps :) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of David Laakso Sent: 06 February 2008 16:37 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org

RE: [WSG] display differences firefox ie 7.0

2008-02-07 Thread Darren Lovelock
If you place text-align: center; on the body tag in the CSS and then margin: auto; on the first 'container' divider then the web page should be centralised in Firefox and IE. Like this: body { text-align: center; } #container { width: 960px; margin: auto; } HTH Darren Lovelock Munky

RE: [WSG] Problem with folio online | IE

2008-02-20 Thread Darren Lovelock
{ font-size: .8em; } Kind regards, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Laert Jansen Sent: 20 February 2008 16:53 To: wsg

RE: [WSG] strong element being more semantical and accessible for required field

2008-02-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
I believe a more semantically correct method would be to use strong: label for=details-email Email: strong(Required)/strong /label Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

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

2008-03-27 Thread Darren Lovelock
I agree, where possible, you shouldnt make decisions for your visitors. Users will return to a website using the back button if they want to. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: [EMAIL

RE: [WSG] IE7 - content not displaying

2008-04-22 Thread Darren Lovelock
/ h3Share your project!/h3 John Doe is restoring his 1918 Victorian, a href=mull.htmlview his project/a and share yours! /li /li /ul Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From

RE: [WSG] Reset the styles on a submit button with CSS

2008-05-06 Thread Darren Lovelock
/ input / /div input submit / Then use: #cont1 input {background:#000; color:#FFF;} That way the submit button wont be affected. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

RE: [WSG] The Problem of adjacent links

2008-05-09 Thread Darren Lovelock
seperate the links using a list, as Stuart has already stated. Regards, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Darren West Sent: 09 May 2008

RE: [WSG] The Problem of adjacent links

2008-05-09 Thread Darren Lovelock
] The Problem of adjacent links Darren I'd be highly surprised if a screen reader manages to read CSS. Most struggle with HTML -- Regards - Rob Raising web standards : http://ele.vation.co.uk Linking in with others : http://linkedin.com/in/robkirton 2008/5/9 Darren Lovelock [EMAIL PROTECTED

RE: R: [WSG] is display:none inheritance

2008-05-11 Thread Darren Lovelock
Its because of the specificity. See here for more info: http://www.xs4all.nl/~peterned/csshover.html Also you may want to check it still works in ie6 :) Cheers, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From

RE: [WSG] Footer problem!

2008-05-15 Thread Darren Lovelock
Also James you have used the same ID of 'footer' on the div and the paragraph. ID's should only be used once on a page. That will cause problems too. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED

RE: [WSG] Conact Form!

2008-05-15 Thread Darren Lovelock
Theres no id on the textarea :) Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of james Sent: 15 May 2008 16:32 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: [WSG

[WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-17 Thread Darren Lovelock
-solution.html positioning method and the table-cell http://www.w3.org/Style/Examples/007/center#vertical methods that I've found whilst scouring the web. Does anyone know a method that I can use that doesn't involve using tables? Any help will be greatly appreciated! Regards, Darren Lovelock Munky

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-17 Thread Darren Lovelock
Hi Matt, I'm trying to vertically align all the items inside an li. This could be achieved with the valign of a table cell, but tables are not an option! The li's are floating left. I want the labels, inputs, p's etc to be vertically aligned in their containing li. This is one of the lists I'm

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-17 Thread Darren Lovelock
] On Behalf Of David Hucklesby Sent: 17 May 2008 22:31 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li On Sat, 17 May 2008 16:45:05 +0100, Darren Lovelock wrote: Hi Matt, I'm trying to vertically align all the items inside an li. This could be achieved

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-18 Thread Darren Lovelock
2008 10:01 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: Re: [WSG] Centering all items in a li I seem to remember someone in a previous thread, about similar problem, suggested using, display: table-cell; vertical-align: middle; On Sat, May 17, 2008 3:39 pm, Darren Lovelock wrote: Hi list, I've

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-18 Thread Darren Lovelock
Hi Matt, No worries. Still missing it though! Text-align:center will align the elements horizontally centered. I want to align the elements INSIDE the li to be vertically centered to the height of the li. So there is an even space above and below each of the elements inside the li. At the

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-18 Thread Darren Lovelock
Yeah it is a bit of a tricky one lol! Looks like this is one example where tables are better for layout! Thanks very much for taking a look though :) Darren -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Matt Fellows Sent: 18 May 2008 13:09 To:

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-18 Thread Darren Lovelock
@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: Re: [WSG] Centering all items in a li Darren, Try assigning a line-height and a height to the li, and make the two the same. Jo On Sun, May 18, 2008 at 8:54 AM, Darren Lovelock [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yeah it is a bit of a tricky one lol! Looks like this is one example

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-18 Thread Darren Lovelock
all items in a li Darren, On 17-May-08, at 8:09 PM, Darren Lovelock wrote: I've been trying to find a solution that will allow me to vertically center all the items in a li. The big problems i've got are that the li's are a non-fixed height and are floating to the left. A link to a stripped

RE: [WSG] Centering all items in a li

2008-05-19 Thread Darren Lovelock
have gone for divs in the first place as it's not really a list perse... On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 12:04 AM, Darren Lovelock [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Here's a example of what I'm doing http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/test.html I want the li's to behave the same as table cells set

RE: [WSG] Join me on Last.fm!

2008-05-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
How about you dont spam the list? Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Samantha Sent: 26 May 2008 01:24 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org

RE: [WSG] Multi level navigation!

2008-06-18 Thread Darren Lovelock
lia href=#Step 6: Place your order/a/li /ul /li lia href=#Price List/a/li lia href=#FAQ/a/li lia href=#Contact Us/a/li /ul Cheers, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T

RE: [WSG] Mobile phone support of CSS

2008-06-24 Thread Darren Lovelock
connections are not secure through it either! Surely this is heavily against web standards? Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jens Nedal Sent: 24 June 2008 11

RE: RE: [WSG] Mobile phone support of CSS

2008-06-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
the handheld stylesheet when I visit my website. This is because my site will deliver the standard stylesheet as it detects Novarra's user agent and not my mobile's. So it affects any site regardless if they are already mobile friendly! Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http

RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling

2008-07-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
would be to not limit the page height to 550px. Seems very small to me! Cheers, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Essential eBiz

RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling

2008-07-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
to expand the height from 550 to 100% but it's a no go. Example is at url www.essentialebizsolutions.net/client/human/example.gif Many thanks -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Darren Lovelock Sent: 25 July 2008 13:07 To: wsg

RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling

2008-07-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Darren Lovelock Sent: 25 July 2008 14:41 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling Mat, Ah I see! Have you tried adding in something like: overflow-y: scroll; overflow-x: hidden; to your CSS? Darren -Original

RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling

2008-07-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Darren Lovelock Sent: 25 July 2008 15:52 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling Yes I believe if you change the css to auto it will only show the scroll if it's required. So.. overflow-y: auto

RE: [WSG] Vertical Scrolling

2008-07-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
be able to send that info again for me, would be really appreciated, and thanks again for the info on the scrolling -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Darren Lovelock Sent: 25 July 2008 16:19 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: RE: [WSG

RE: [WSG] H1 and the img tag

2008-08-25 Thread Darren Lovelock
as normal text on each page. I used to use a div with text in it for the logo, then css to add a background image and text indent to move the text off-screen. I changed back to an img tag as the alt text is more powerful for SEO purposes. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http

RE: [WSG] Figures out issues. Standards for troubleshooting css

2008-08-31 Thread Darren Lovelock
The web developer toolbar for firefox can help you to see block level elements, choose - outline outline block level elements. This can sometimes be a big help when sections are behaving oddly. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893

RE: [WSG] Mark-up for physical/postal addresses

2008-10-28 Thread Darren Lovelock
Why not use the address tag and a definition list? I believe that also helps a little with localised SEO :) address John Doebr / 123 Acacia Avenuebr / Suburb State Postal Codebr / /address dl dtTel:/dtdd888 9581 4077/dd dtFax:/dtdd888 9581 2835/dd /dl Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design

RE: [WSG] The mystery gap issue

2008-11-11 Thread Darren Lovelock
! Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Kristine Cummins Sent: 11 November 2008 10:02 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: [WSG] The mystery gap

RE: [WSG] Examples of great high-school websites?

2009-01-17 Thread Darren Lovelock
agree with Stuart, that is a very poor website. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design -Original Message- From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of Stuart Foulstone Sent: 17 January 2009 19:11 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: Re: [WSG] Examples

RE: [WSG] converting CSS and XHTML to PDFs

2009-03-30 Thread Darren Lovelock
Do a image screenshot using print screen and then convert that to PDF? Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf

RE: [WSG] Image Replacement and Accessabilty

2009-04-14 Thread Darren Lovelock
off and it just degrades back to the standard CSS styled text. I've used it on a few websites now and I prefer it to sIFR. It's more efficient if you only use it on headings. See here for files and documentation: http://facelift.mawhorter.net/ Kind regards, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web

RE: [WSG] Image Replacement and Accessabilty

2009-04-14 Thread Darren Lovelock
Thats not really accessible is it? Visitors with images switched off wont be able to see anything. Regards, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li

RE: [WSG] Image Replacement and Accessabilty

2009-04-14 Thread Darren Lovelock
? No. Accessible - Yes. Regards, Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of Mitch Malone Sent: 15 April 2009 02:38 To: wsg

RE: [WSG] RE: More than one H1?

2009-10-16 Thread Darren Lovelock
in the first place? Did they see it on some 'SEO's website and think 'they must know what they are doing so I'll copy them'? LOL Maybe they should listen to the SEO expert they've already spoken to... I would have thought it's pretty obvious that you shouldn't do it ;) Darren Lovelock Munky Online

RE: [WSG] Re: More than one H1?

2009-10-17 Thread Darren Lovelock
in a vcard along with your company details. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of Christian Fagan Sent: 17 October 2009

RE: [WSG] Online shop package recommendations please.

2009-10-17 Thread Darren Lovelock
' blocks etc. Views - http://drupal.org/project/views Ubercart Views - http://drupal.org/project/uc_views Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li

RE: [WSG] Re: More than one H1?

2009-10-19 Thread Darren Lovelock
cutlery you are ;) Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of tee Sent: 19 October 2009 18:50 To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: Re: [WSG

RE: [WSG] Re: More than one H1?

2009-10-19 Thread Darren Lovelock
a logo with an H1 purely for SEO purposes is not a good practice. Repeating keyword heavy titles sitewide is also bad SEO. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 -Original Message- From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li

RE: [WSG] More on understanding html5

2010-01-05 Thread Darren Lovelock
of some piece of information. Darren Lovelock Munky Online Web Design http://www.munkyonline.co.uk/ http://www.munkyonline.co.uk T: +44 (0)20-8816-8893 _ From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of designer Sent: 05 January 2010 12:59 To: wsg

RE: [WSG] Standards based Drupal WYSIWYG Editor

2010-02-26 Thread Darren Lovelock
a bit of a mess on the project page when I gave him access to tables lol - won't be doing that with the next client! It was a bit of a pain to configure though as it uses its own caching system but it does a great job now it's up and running. Darren Lovelock MunkyOnline Web Design

RE: [WSG] lost my web projects

2010-03-02 Thread Darren Lovelock
the USB drive and see what files it finds :) Hope this helps. Darren Lovelock MunkyOnline Web Design http://www.munkyonline.com/ www.munkyonline.com +44 (0) 208 816 8893 Web Design Services: Brochure-style, Content Managed, E-commerce. Internet Marketing: Search Engine Optimisation, Link

Re: [WSG] spam in the site...

2010-12-12 Thread Darren Lovelock
If you need a new volunteer to manage the resources section, I'd be happy to do it. Darren Lovelock MunkyOnline.com Sent from my iPhone On 13 Dec 2010, at 01:50, Lea de Groot w...@elysiansystems.com wrote: On 13/12/10 9:51 AM, Andrew Harris wrote: A query about the http

RE: [WSG] Colour Schemes for Accessibility

2011-05-09 Thread Darren Lovelock
Hi Carl, I recommend trying out the Color Contrast Analyser http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/contrast-analyser.html Kind regards, Darren Lovelock MunkyOnline Web Design http://www.munkyonline.com/ www.munkyonline.com +44 (0) 208 816 8893 Web Design Services: Brochure-style, Content

Re: [WSG] flat form with check boxes [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

2011-09-12 Thread Darren Lovelock
for the check boxes with clear instructions that the page is there for printing. Darren Lovelock MunkyOnline.com On 12 Sep 2011, at 05:57, Chris Vickery chris.vick...@oaic.gov.au wrote: Hi all, We’ve got some flat forms on our site, ie. They are not interactive forms, and have no submit