Chapter 5: CSS

To the main book page.

Buy it here Cover of the Mobile Web Handbook

The Mobile Web Handbook by Peter-Paul Koch. Published by Smashing Magazine GmbH.
ISBN 978-3-94454093-1

Peter-Paul Koch
Design and illustrations
Stephen Hay
General editor
Vitaly Friedman
Technical editor
Stephanie Rieger
Copy editor
Owen Gregory
Further editing
Patrick Lauke, Max Firtman, Vasilis van Gemert
Markus Seyfferth

Chapter 5 contains a short look at a few CSS declarations that are tricky on mobile, because they don’t make sense or because they’re hard to implement.


No errata found yet.

Links and additional information

I retested the CSS properties discussed just before writing the first draft of this chapter. Eventually these tests will be superseded by new ones. Only overflow: auto is missing from that page; you can find it here.

position: fixed videos can be found in the following blog posts: