jQuery Set Image Margins Based on Float Alignment Style

by echobitz 13. February 2013 05:12
I like to have my images aligned with my text margins and the text wrapped nicely along side with a generous gap. Most blog software uses some form of inserting images and then allowing you float it right or left. But there isn't a margin setting that I have ever seen. [More]

Poking Holes in Translucent Content with CSS3 and Fixed Backgrounds

by echobitz 15. January 2012 11:00
This cool effect is done with fixed backgrounds like we used on this site. You can use it to create pockets or holes in your raised content when rolling over the background. I used the most common element div in this example but it will work with some other elements as well. Older browsers like IE 7-8 will only see square or rectangular holes without the radius and shadows and will loose the look of depth. [More]

What's Echobitz?

by echobitz 8. January 2012 01:00
I've been playing around building websites and doing SEO work for quite a few years now. During this time I wouldn't have been able to build what I have without the bitz of code and advice from people on the Internet. I would like to thank them all by echoing some of the code bitz I have been able to create with the help of others. I plan to focus on useful code from a design perspective and I will also try and make sure it's a little different from what I have seen done before. [More]

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Glassic Bar Blogengine Theme

by echobitz 8. January 2011 06:55
The Glassic Bar theme has a lavalamp menu, a sliding sidebar and a four column footer. It hosts a few jQuery plugins and scripts that animate link colors, backgrounds and a few other things. The theme uses modern translucent gradients, CSS 3 shadows and rounded corners. [More]