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== Font sizes ==

{{{#!highlight css numbers=off
/* Super-large top-page or mid-page heading */
font-size: 4rem; font-weight: 200;


background-color: #f2f2f2;
/* Sidebar */
background-color: #f7f7f7

text-color: black;

a:link { color: #1863a1 }
a:visited { color: #751590 }
a:focus { color: #0181eb }
a:hover { color: #0181eb }
a:active { color: #01579f }


Highlight styles

Lorem Ipsum e-mail: background-color: gold, which is the same as Gary Johnson's e-mail campaign: #FFD700

Highlight text-shadow, from http://www.audiocheck.net/testtones_highdefinitionaudio.php:

text-shadow: -3px 0px 3px yellow, 3px 0px 3px yellow, 6px 0px 6px yellow, -6px 0px 6px yellow;



  • Animista: Wizard that lets you browse and create keyframe-based animations

Twitter Bootstrap

Bootstrap themes

Ems for block widths

  • 20em ≈ 320px
  • 30em ≈ 480px
  • 40em ≈ 640px
  • 50em ≈ 800px
  • 60em ≈ 960px
  • 64em ≈ 1024px

from Responsive enhancement

Other appealing widths:

  • 56rem


Clearfix is the original method for clearfix. At SitePoint, apparently using overflow: auto also works for container elements.

Font sizes

/* Super-large top-page or mid-page heading */
font-size: 4rem; font-weight: 200;


letter-spacing: 0.8px;

letter-spacing: .06em;

letter-spacing: 03125em;

line-height: 1.25em;

line-height: 1.09em;

line-height: 1.4375rem;

h2 { margin-bottom: 0.3em; }

CSS frameworks

Quoted file sizes are minified + gzipped.

  • Bulma: CSS framework based on Flexbox. Has widgets available. 19.7 KB

  • Pure.css. Minimal CSS framework, 3.8 KB. From Yahoo. 6 KB.

Text colors

From oldblog.samat.org (Drupal-powered blog):

  • Text: main text is #1d1916 and some lighter text is #4F4F4F

Background colors

  • Warm off-white: background-color: hsl(30,90%,98%)

SamatsWiki: CascadingStyleSheets (last edited 2021-11-03 07:16:48 by SamatJain)