CSS structuring basics


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CSS structuring basics

One of the biggest challenges that most designers have when learning CSS-based layouts is structuring their content correctly. Some are tied to older layout methods like table-based layouts, while others are just brand-new to web design and don't fully understand the strategies behind controlling page elements through CSS. Regardless of whether you fit into one of those categories or not, the foundation for learning proper CSS layout is based in learning to structure your page correctly.

By identifying unique areas of content, you are not only helping user agents properly parse your content, you're also giving yourself the basic page structure needed to control your layout. To give your page the structure, you would use the Div tag. The Div tag is a generic block-level tag that is used to divide your content into specific regions. By using CSS, you can style and position these regions thereby creating your layout. Now, although every page is different, some basic standards have evo...

CSS structuring basics
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CSS structuring basics provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS5 Essential Training

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