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A design like this.. (11 posts)

  1. joec
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Does anyone know where I can find a nice simple design like this?
    http://desto.net/index.php/archives/2004/07/31/slamball/#comments

  2. joec
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    I like the way each comment is in a table.. none of the AlexKing ones have this...
    :(

  3. Mark (podz)
    Support Maven
    Posted 9 years ago #

    That is CSS and is fairly easily added.
    This page should have enough info to get you started:
    http://www.mfr.f2s.com/graphicalcss/comments/index.html

  4. joec
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    seems like a lot of work!
    im lazy. i just want to edit a template a little :(
    maybe i'll have a go at doing this later

  5. joec
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    damn this CSS is tough..
    im attempting to create a design in dreamweaver using tables etc.. then putting the php code in....
    its hard work and i'm gettin nowhere!

  6. Root
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    No tables are necessary. Why not just add a class of .post to the CSS and style it up nice and fancy. ?

  7. serendipity
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    joec: Your method isn't the one practised by the majority here. I am not saying this out of zealotry, but for pragmatic reasons: in your case, this is the more complicated way. The web site you like doesn't use tables either, in fact looks like it could be quite easily reproduced with the WP css file, or better by using a Gemini template (--> search). I would know -- my own css skills 6 weeks ago were quite exactly zero. Podz gave you the right place to start.

  8. Root
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Well you looked pretty stylish to me serendipity right out of the gate :)

  9. joec
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    i think i've just realised the dreamweaver method isn't worth the hassle.... 30 minutes later...
    i'll try this Gemini one now..

  10. Root
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Thanks for that. Once you get Gemini running post again. Those fancy *table* posts are very easy to knock out in the CSS.

  11. serendipity
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Root: Well, thanks :) . Except that horrors were happening all over the page some time or other ... but that's the price for learning web design!

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