Join Eric Meyer for an in-depth discussion in this video Styling for print, part of CSS Web Site Design.
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For this video, we're basically just going to be improving the way that the print styles look so that we in the end have something that we…would want to hold in our hands on a piece of paper. We're just going to add some improvements to this things, like putting a bottom border on the masthead.…In the screen styles, of course, we have a background color…for the master of this site, apart from the rest of the page, but you, as has been said before,…we can't expect the background to show up in print. Is just almost certainly not going to happen. So, what we're going to do is we're going to say,…masthead border-bottom 1px solid #000. Now, foreground colors will show up if some of the users has a color printer, which many people do, of course, these days.…
So we can set blur, colors and such but, never set a color that you are relying on to be there, for example,…if you need to draw attention to something…and you decided that the way you're going to do that is you're going to color the text red,…
Skill Level Intermediate
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2. CSS and XHTML
5. Adding Colors and Backgrounds
6. Setting Typography
7. Using Margins and Borders to Create White Space and Separation
8. Creating Tables
9. Styling for Print
10. Bringing It All Together
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