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Plug-in CSS 100 Power Solutions by Robin Nixon

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CHAPTER 2CSS Crash Course

The subject of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a large one, covering a wide range of different techniques, and there are many books that have been written solely about how to use it and how it works. But in this chapter, I have distilled as much of this information as possible into an easily digestible primer that provides all the information you need to use the plug-ins in this book.

If you are already used to CSS, I recommend you at least skim through this chapter to get a quick refresher on the subject since the rest of the book draws on this information.

CSS Rules

Before looking at the inner workings of style sheets, let’s examine the structure of CSS and break down the rules for constructing CSS statements.

Each ...

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