Brand Colors

There are times you want to color social network links and/or icons with brand colors. Here is a quick list of some: Twitter: #41b7d8 Facebook: #3b5997 Google: #d64937 LinkedIn: #0073b2 Vimeo: #388fc5 Flickr: #ff0084 Pinterest: #cb2027 Skype: #00aff0

CSS tip of the day

If margin: auto; on the left and right sides isn’t getting you the central point you desire, try using left: 50%; position: absolute; and a negative margin half the width of the item.

How to fix an @charset validation error

When I was running a newer site through the CSS3 validation test, I received the following, cryptic error message: This profile has a very specific syntax for @charset: @charset followed by exactly one space, followed by the name of the encoding in quotes, followed immediately by a semicolon. @charset ‘utf-8′; The line I had been […]