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Geometric cover replication with CSS Grid, clip-path, and writing-mode

This one was fun dissecting: Geometric cover replication with CSS Grid, clip-path, and writing-mode →

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Counting With CSS Counters and CSS Grid

Thanks to Counting With CSS Counters and CSS Grid my attention was directed to this fact comes to using CSS Counters: The effectiveness of counter() wanes when we realize that an element displaying the total count can only appear after … Continue reading

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CSS Grid Experiments

Jules Forrest has recreated several magazine layouts using CSS Grid. Worth a peek inside the source code. CSS Grid Experiments →

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Recreating the GitHub Contribution Graph with CSS Grid Layout

Recently, I decided to try to recreate the GitHub Contribution graph using CSS Grid Layout, and found it was an interesting challenge. As I always find while working with CSS Grid Layout, I end up with far less CSS than … Continue reading

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CSSGrid.io – Free Video Series to learning CSS Grid

Great new video series by Wes Bos, this time on learning CSS Grid. CSS Grid may seem a bit daunting with new syntax and layout ideas, but it’s fairly simple and can be broken down into a handful of powerful … Continue reading

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Design Systems and CSS Grid

Stuart Robson uses CSS Grid for what it’s meant to be used for: creating a grid. He evens creates a faux subgrid by leveraging calc() to define the two margin-columns. .container { grid-template-columns: [full-start] minmax(calc(calc(100% – 1008px) / 2), 1fr) … Continue reading

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Two column <dl> with CSS Grid

Thanks to CSS Grid it’s really easy to make the <dt> and <dd> elements appear in two columns. The original code was created by Lea Verou. This altered version here plays nice with multiple successive <dt> and <dd> elements.

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Breaking the CSS Grid (and how to fix it)

Dave Rupert lists two scenarios in which the CSS Grid can be broken, and how to fix it: Overflow-x Elements break the Grid Form Controls break the Grid To easily fix these, Dave has whipped up a small CSS snippet … Continue reading

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CSS Grid Playground

CSS Grid Playground is a ten part tutorial by Mozilla. With resources like this (amongst others) – and proper browser support – there’s no reason not to use Grid Layout. CSS Grid Playground → 💁‍♂️ CSS Grid Gotchas And Stumbling … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Explicit and Implicit Grids

Grid Layout finally gives us the ability to define grids in CSS and place items into grid cells. This on its own is great, but the fact that we don’t have to specify each track and we don’t have to … Continue reading

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