CSS is a constantly evolving language for describing the presentation of web content on screen, printers, speech synthesizers, screen readers, and chat windows.
It is used by all browsers on all screen sizes on all types of IoT devices, including phones, computers, video games, televisions, watches, kiosks, and auto consoles. Authors Eric Meyer and Estelle Weyl show you how to improve user experience, speed development, avoid potential bugs, and add life and depth to your applications through layout, transitions and animations, borders, backgrounds, text properties, and many other tools and techniques. Skip to main content. Start your free trial.
Meyer , Estelle Weyl. This guide covers: Selectors, specificity, and the cascade Values, units, fonts, and text properties Padding, borders, outlines, and margins Colors, backgrounds, and gradients Floats and positioning tricks Flexible box layout The new Grid layout system 2D and 3D transforms, transitions, and animation Filters, blending, clipping, and masking Media and feature queries.
The book will be available in both tree-wafer and glowing-display formats from your favorite supplier of such things; e. I also hear tell it will be available DRM-free from eBooks. Last I heard, it should be out by the end of this month, but as always, release dates can slip for any number of reasons.
Even if this release does slip, it should still come out no later than early November. This is always a tense and exhilarating time. What if I got a huge piece completely wrong? What if I made the wrong calls on what to include and what to defer to the next edition? What if I missed egregious typos? What if nobody likes it? Basically, the same doubts that strike most any author. This has been a longer-than-usual time coming, but as it usually does, the time has come at last.
Looks great! Will there be a companion update for the CSS pocket reference too? Will this one be there too? Dew Drop - October 12, - Morning Dew. The book is now available on Google Play and ebooks. So far, it looks pretty definitive too. Nearly everything that I have thought to look for is covered.