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Master Your Website Layout with these 6 CSS Properties

If you’re new to designing with CSS layout, it’s simple to get started with these six positioning properties:

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Create a Vintage Linen Colortone Postcard in Photoshop CS4

Linen postcards were printed from 1930 through 1945. They have a unique and appealing look. The thick paper was embossed on the picture side to give the card a “linen” texture, and the cheap inks created vivid colors. You can create this effect using a modern photograph and Photoshop.

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Book review: “Neuro Web Design” by Susan M. Weinschenck, Ph.D.

“Neuro Web Design” (2009) by Susan M. Weinschenck, Ph.D. is published by New Riders, which publishes a number of the Web design books I have read. The focus of “Neuro Web Design” is to teach you how an understanding of how we make decisions can improve the effectiveness of the Web sites we design.

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Saturday Round-Up for May 30 2009

Here are the way neato links I checked out this week. Design Ten Things I Have Learned by Milton Glaser Ten logo design tips from the field How to (and not to) work with a designer Your Logo Makes Me Barf

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Make a Multi-Level CSS Dropdown Menu in Dreamweaver CS4

Traditionally, multi-level dropdown menu navigation has been done in JavaScript. These kinds of menus can be very confusing to code, and more confusing to go back and edit later. Do it better and more beautifully with CSS and Dreamweaver CS4.