owc4: Getting Your CSS Under Control

Slides for this event will be at openwebcamp.org/slides

One person developer is not same as multiple person team working on CSS file. (heh) At Yahoo, he used to work on team of five prototypers, multiple projects.

CSS “is easy.” Selector, properties, then OMG display slide is complicated.

Four considerations for today’s talk: categorization, naming convention, decoupling HTML from CSS, and increasing semantics. Continue reading

owc4: Microformats!

Having passed through the ID check at eBay/PayPal, I’m here attending the Open Web Camp. My first session is HTML5 and Microformats 2: the next evolutionary step for web data, with famous guy Tantek Çelik. Check etherpad.mozilla.org/owc4 for more info. This post gets a bit technical, so if you don’t know anything about HTML you might wish to pass on this. Continue reading