Category: web design

Web design: Grey and beige?

The tutor brings up an issue that arose about clothing. In the mid-90s I was told one shouldn’t combine grey with beige. Then, where I could see, beige was a safe colour for interior design. Grey is always a safe

Web design: Color considerations

Self-tutoring about web design: the tutor reads a fact too surprising not to share. Recently, an email arrived from Max Chekalov of DesignAdvisor. As I understand, DesignAdvisor researches the web design market to inform companies which web designers might best

Web design: color multiplication

Self-tutoring about color multiplication: the tutor looks at a method. A way to define multiplication of two colors rgb(Ar,Ag,Ab)and rgb(Br,Bg,Bb) is rgb(Ar*Br/255,Ag*Bg/255,Ab*Bb/255). For example rgb(100,100,100)*rgb(100,0,100)=rgb(39,0,39), seen as color1*color2=color3

Web design: border-color

Self-tutoring about web design: the tutor mentions some formats for stating border-color. Hello! border-color:red green; Hello! border-color:red green blue Hello! border-color:red green blue yellow Source:

Web design: holiday message 1

Self-tutoring about web design: the tutor experiments with html canvas. With its ease of inclusion, html canvas is useful for graphics. It even has pixel operations available. Source:

Web design: html canvas sizing

Self-tutoring about web design: the tutor mentions a discovery about the html canvas tag. In my experience, the dimensions of a canvas area need be given in that tag’s definition, not as style, but rather just height and width. For

Web design: css nowrap

Self-tutoring about web design: the tutor mentions the nowrap option for white-space. What if you want a long string with no line breaks, for some reason? Well, it can be done, with nowrap: Here is a sentence likely too long

Holiday message 0: The Merry Christmas marquee

Self-tutoring about web design: the tutor reminisces about the <marquee> tag. :):):):):)Greetings and Merry Christmas from Oracle Tutoring!:):):):):) I can’t recall using the <marquee> tag. Today I did: it still works, but the warning is that it’s deprecated, so may

Technology: what is bounce rate?

More self-tutoring about technology: the tutor shares the term bounce rate. bounce rate percentage of visits that view a single page on a site, then leave. Source: Jack of Oracle Tutoring by Jack and Diane, Campbell River, BC.

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Art, web design: gray and grayscale, part 0

Self-tutoring about color theory. The tutor mentions gray and grayscale. From the red, green, blue (aka rgb) point of view, gray is composed of equal inputs from each. There are many lightnesses of it. gray: rgb(n,n,n) Any flavor of gray

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