Transforming text


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Transforming text

You can't always control how text is entered or formatted on your site. When working with a content management system for example, text might be coming in from a database with very little control over who enters the text, or how it's originally typed in. You know imagine, for example, a scenario where every item in the list was supposed to be capitalized, but the author just didn't enter the text that way. You know, rather than edit the text in the database, you can simply use the Text Transform property to capitalize the text the correct way.

Using Text Transform, you can control the case of any element on the page, so let's do that. So I have the transform.htm page opened and you can find that in the 04_05 folder. So very briefly, let me go through the structure of the page. If I scroll down, I can see that inside of our article I have a headline that says Transforming Text, a bit of foreshadowing here, I notice that none of these words are capitalized. Inside that I have...

Transforming text
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Transforming text provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the CSS: Core Concepts

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