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Transforming text

The level of control that CSS allows you to have over your text is pretty remarkable and in this movie, we're going to talk about transforming text, that is forcing the text to conform to capitalization rules for your site, regardless of how the original text was typed. This is particularly valuable in situations where you can't control the text input, say when the text is coming from a database, or when text is being updated by a third party. If you need the name of the product to always be capitalized, for example, the text-transform property allows you to specify that.

In addition to examining the text- transform property, we'll also take a look at the font-variant property, which allows you to choose stylized capitalization like small caps. So here I've opened our faq.htm file again. This is found in the 07_09 resources folder. Now I'm just going to scroll down a little bit and talk about what it is that we're going to be doing. Down here, all of our tour names r...

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

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