how to create a CSS class

How to create a class in HTML and CSS

In CSS you need to be able to select something on the HTML page to be able to style it.  Let’s take this HTML page for example: <!DOCTYPE html> <html lang=””> <head> <meta charset=”utf-8″> <title></title> </head> <body> <div>Style Me</div> </body> </html> On that page, we …

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CSS Fixed Position

How to use position fixed in CSS

Sometimes on a webpage, you’ll want a part of it to never leave the screen.  No matter how much you scroll up or down, you’ll want that piece of the page to always be in the same spot.  For that, we use a CSS position …

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html tooltip

How to create a tooltip using only HTML

Sometimes websites aren’t very specific.  You see something on the page but have no idea what to do with it or what it’s for.  Enter tooltips!  They are helpful little windows that pop up to explain what something is on a webpage.  They usually show …

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redirect page with only HTML

How to redirect a HTML page

Sometimes in the web design world, you’ll need to redirect a page.  Maybe it’s because the page no longer exists, the page has been updated and moved, or it could be a page that you don’t want the user to be on for very long.  …

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jquery toggle effect

JQuery Toggle Drop Down Effect

jQuery is a pretty amazing JavaScript library.  It allows you to do things with JavaScript that were, back in the day, pretty tough to pull off.  Today I want to show you how to do a simple toggle drop down effect using jQuery.  The first thing …

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