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New CityDesk Site

http://www.smartserv.com just went live.

My thanks to David DeCheser from Sequel Studio http://www.sequelstudio.com for the design.

Wade Winningham
Wednesday, January 28, 2004

Very very nice.  I imagine you'll be getting some positive comments in css circles as well.

Ken McKinney
Wednesday, January 28, 2004

Great site!

TH
Thursday, January 29, 2004

I don't see much CSS there. The layout is certainly table-based, and the font size is fixed.

Martha
Thursday, January 29, 2004

Unless I missed something big time, the only table in the source is used to layout the footer. I hardly see how this makes the layout "table based".

Fonts that scale in IE are a boon to accessibility but their absence doesn't make it a non css site.

Ken McKinney
Thursday, January 29, 2004

The footer is in a table just because it was easier to deal with the rounded corners for it.  I gave up after trying to get them to look consistently across browsers without putting them in a table.

Regarding the font,  I only have the font size fixed in two areas, one for the body and one for input fields.  All others are percentages.  (However, the input fields could be changed)  This was intentional to stick with the design.

The pages and css both test as valid pages.  If anything, it's valid CSS, it just has some trade-offs regarding accessibility.

Wade Winningham
Thursday, January 29, 2004

This site ( http://www.smartserv.com ) actually is worth a look, especially inside the CSS.

Well done, Wade!

And I wanted to have parts of your template CONCEPT,  especially for the menu/submenu handling!

Great, you are on the right way using CSS, continue

xlerb (Georg Rehfeld)
Sunday, February 01, 2004

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