QuirksBlog monthlies

This is the monthly archive for March 2021.

CSS terminology question

Permalink | in CSS for JavaScripters

I need to figure out how to call a pair of fundamental CSS concepts in my upcoming book and would like to hear which option you think is best — or least confusing.

When introducing width and height I explain that by default width takes as much horizontal space as it can, while height takes as little vertical space as possible. This leads to a discussion of these two opposed models that I excerpt below.

My question is: which names do I give to these models?

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Progressive enhancement and accessibility redux

Permalink | in Theory

A while ago I asked about the exact relationship between progressive enhancement and accessiblity. What were the responses?

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See the February 2021 archive.

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