How to Use CSS’s Resize Property

The resize property is actually a really cool, very underrated CSS property that you can use to allow the user to resize any HTML element.

You might already know that by default, textarea boxes are resizable by the user. The three [...]

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7 Free Animal-Inspired Icon Sets

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What’s better than free icon sets? How about free icon sets that are used to depict the cute happy faces of everyone’s favorite pets? Yeah, that sounds about right. Here we’ve compiled a list of some of the best free [...]

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CSS Tips: Outline vs. Border

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In CSS3, an outline is a line that’s drawn around the outside of an element. Outlines are essentially the exact same thing as borders, they even have the same syntax in your CSS, but they differ in their placement. Borders [...]

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Margins Vs. Padding

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The difference between margin and padding is an important concept for new developers to grasp. While margin and padding both provide space in relation to elements, they do so in different ways. Padding provides space within the element, meaning that it [...]

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When to Use CSS !important

Despite the fact that it’s widely used, applying CSS3′s !important declaration to your stylesheets isn’t considered to be a best practice. The !important declaration is typically used to override style rules that are defined elsewhere in the CSS. For example, [...]

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