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CSSP at Play
This is a test of the functionality of a CSS post it note format.
It might work better if justified. Maybe not.
This is the same test, but using a different colour and more
text, so that we can determine whether the addition will extend
the length of the block correctly.
This is not the same test; this is a similar test which uses
absolute positioning (without which, this 'post-it' format would
This is just to point out that the spellings of colour (color)
are both used here, so that AmEng and BrEng speakers will both be
Well, I think I've actually found a use for all those color
names. If you don't agree, don't bother to tell me, just ignore
these tests. ;-)
Thanks to an idea from Debbie C. Sorenson, the stickynote
file is available as a text file, to make it easy to
'cut and paste' for your own use. Major
caveat: Opera only understands the 16 names colours
referenced in CSS1, so the named colours are useless :-(
This is just one more color option (out of a total of 138), and
serves as to thank the charter members of the CSS Pointers Group:
Toby Brown and Jan Roland Eriksson. Without each of them, this
document, and all the others in CSS Pointers, would not exist.