Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video Styling the footer, part of Creating a Responsive Web Design.
- So now we're going to style our footer element.…So if I scroll down here,…we can see that we have our copyright symbol…and we have two hyperlinks inside of here.…So let's go back to our CSS.…Let's add a few lines.…I'll add a CSS comment here…called footer.…Then the first thing we'll do…is target the main footer element.…Let's come in here and set the font size…to .8em…So this is 80% of or 20% smaller than the base font size.…
Next, we'll set a margin to 40px on all four sides.…And next we'll set the color to…a little bit of a lighter gray.…So #, and 9 for red, green, and blue.…Next we'll target the div element inside of the footer.…If we go back to the HTML,…and scroll down, we added a div…with a class of content inside of here as well.…So here we'll type footer space .content…Put in our brackets.…
What we're going to do here,…is we're going to set a display type of inline.…So this is the default display type…for anchor links and span elements,…and what this basically does,…is allows that element to flow alongside of other content.…
The exercise files for this course are free to all members. Download them and start creating your own responsive websites today.
- Planning your layout
- Creating HTML containers, content, and links
- Creating and styling the layout with CSS
- Creating a menu system
- Styling headings, body text, and footers
- Styling and repositioning navigation links
- Swapping high-resolution graphics for Retina displays
- Making sure content is printable
Skill Level Beginner
Building a Responsive Portfolio Sitewith Justin Seeley1h 47m Intermediate
Design the Web: Responsive SVG Imageswith Chris Converse22m 46s Beginner
Creating a Responsive Presentation in HTML5with Justin Putney1h 24m Intermediate
1. Preparing the HTML Content and Structure
2. Creating the Style and Layout with CSS
3. Creating a Menu System with CSS
4. Making Layout Adjustments for Large and Medium Screens
5. Making Adjustments for Small Screens
6. Making Adjustments for the Smallest Screens
7. Making Layout and Content Adjustments for Print
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