Thursday, October 30, 2008

Web Designer Ahemdabad

There are many web design companies in Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat. Though IT outsourcing is not as prominent in Ahmedabad nevertheless its presence is being felt. The city is making swift strides in service IT needs of many countries and web design is one of them.

There are both amateur and professional web designers in Ahmedabad who offer service at various rates. The rates depend upon the type of technology implemented and service provided. Most of the companies are comfortable with implementing latest technologiesby retaining those with professionl skills. IT professionals in Ahmedabad are hard to come by as the lucrative salaries paid to them in Bangalore or Hydrabad etc draw them to these towns and Delhi and Mumbai of course.

But web design is growing in Ahmedabad with profesional many web design company attracted by sound infrastructre and affluent base. The companies are successful in making static and dynamic eccommerce and corporate websites. In time ot come Ahmedabad will challange metros in this field and in software programming.

Sunday, October 26, 2008

CSS: Changing Font

The font tag is not supported by HTML anymore but the browsers still support it. Hence It is better to switch over to CSS. Simply put CSS can do more to the tag. Added advantage is that Cascading Style Sheets can change the background color behind the text which traditional HTML font tag cannot do.

text is purple

All web design service should use CSS as it makes much more search engine friendly websites as well as accords much better appearance to the web page design on the browsers.

This is how fant face called family is defined in CSS.

Use this: this font is not sans-serif

Similarly for colors

Use this: Font is purple

While implementing CSS one should know how to change the font attributes - Font color, font size, and font face. Learning is easy and you will be surprised to know how much control CSS gives over fonts.

You can make your pages unique by proper usage of font properties defined in CSS.Change
color, size, and face of the website text using CSS font property.

To change the text color style.

color Syntax:

color: | attr(,color) |inherit

* - a color code
* attr(,color) - use the color value assigned to the attribute identified in this line

Best to use browser safe colors.
this font is colored red
this font is colored blue

While setting the font size define relative sizes or use pixels, cm or inches to make the size specific. But it is better to let the font size be flexible as users have different monitor confugeration and browser types. Best is to implement (em) meant for screen rendering.

Use the following style to change font size:

this font is 1em
this font is .75em this font is 1.25em

Using CSS define any font and specify a list of font faces as well in case the user does not have that specific font face installed in his PC the list will help declare other font face rather than the default setting which may not appealing.

this font is


this font is serif