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Responsive Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 by Ben Frain

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Chapter 6. Stunning Aesthetics with CSS3

In the previous chapter we learned about some quick and useful CSS3 techniques to aid in building responsive designs. We also made a big difference to the visuals by employing the CSS3 @font-face rule to apply custom typography and learned about CSS3's tools for selecting DOM elements. So, with some CSS3 basics covered, let's look at some more advanced features of CSS3; how we can give a responsive design an aesthetic lift by using some of the more exciting CSS3 techniques that, for the vast majority, don't require a single graphics image, making our responsive design as bandwidth friendly as possible.

In this chapter we will cover:

  • How to create text-shadows with CSS3
  • How to create box-shadows (drop shadows) ...

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