Backgrounds in Web design
March 31, 2011
In this four-part tutorial, Ryan Boudreaux walks through the process of creating a unified Web site theme. As he builds a sample layout, he demonstrates:
- How to use Photoshop to create a background
- How to convert the PSD file to display in HTML using CSS style coding
- Adding navigation links using CSS to define multiple clickable hotspots
- Creating text styles for paragraphs, headings, anchors, and list elements
If you want to take a hands-on approach, you can download all the sample working files in the product.