Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Styling block-level links, part of CSS: Styling Navigation.
While the addition of block-level links has given us more flexibility when structuring…our pages, it does present us with certain styling challenges.…In this exercise I want to dig a little deeper into styling these block-level linked regions.…And we talked about these earlier way back in Chapter 1, I am going to start talking…about some of those styling issues that you need to consider if you want to use block…level link regions in your own files.…So I have a block-level.htm file open in the 06_06 folder, and the first thing I am going…to do is just preview this in a browser so you can see what's was going on just sort…of a way of refreshing your memory.…
So we have this product detail region, and there is a link tag wrapped around the h2,…the image, the paragraph down here, and you see when I hover over one item all of the…other items get its styling, and that's the biggest problem that you're going to run into…with these block-level links.…Everything inside of it shares the link state, so if I click, for example, everything gets its active state.…
- Organizing menus with lists
- Creating block-level links
- Styling links, link states, and image links
- Defining link dimensions
- Controlling link spacing in a menu
- Creating rollovers
- Clearing floats
- Indicating current pages
- Controlling cursor states
- Building dropdown menus
- Creating CSS-only buttons
Skill Level Beginner
1. Structuring Navigation
2. Link Styling Basics
3. Creating a Vertical Menu
4. Creating Horizontal Menus
5. Dropdown Menus
6. Enhancing Navigation with CSS
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