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Book cover of Pro CSS3 AnimationPro CSS3 Animation, Apress, 2013

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A Sass color keyword system for designers. Replaces CSS defaults with improved hues and more memorable, relevant color names.

CSSslidy: an auto-generated #RWD image slider. 3.8K of JS, no JQuery. Drop in images, add a line of CSS. Done.

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Limitations on Styling Visited Links

css / navigation

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Links can be styled any which way you like to provide unique site navigation. These styles can be extended to pseudo states like :hover to create dynamic transitions. However, there are significant restrictions on styling links that the user has previously visited, limitations that are often unexpected and exasperating, especially for designers and developers who don’t understand the reasons why.

SVG Basics: Lines, PolyLines, Caps and Corners

svg / basics

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

If you’re after a line or an open shape, rather than a closed polygon or circle, SVG has two options for you: lines and polylines.

Chris Coyier on stage at CSSConf 2015

CSSConf 2015 NYC


Estimated reading time: 1 minute

Compared to Smashing Conf, held earlier in the week, CSSConf was smaller, less formal, more intimate, and possibly slightly more forward-leaning. It was held on the stage of Caroline’s on Broadway, one of the most established stand-up comedy clubs in the United States.

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