Washington Dc, MD (PressExposure) May 21, 2009 -- Every web developer I know says that CSS is the way to go these days and of course I myself think the same. It has much more to offer and has the flexibility that makes it easy to work around almost design you can come up with. Of course, this is to say that you have the skill and understanding to use it.
CSS or Cascading Style Sheet is a style sheet language used to describe the presentation (that is, the look and formatting) of a document written in a markup language. Itâs most common application is to style web pages written in HTML and XHTML, but the language can be applied to any kind of XML document, including SVG and XUL.
If youâre new to web development then you may not be familiar with some of the terms but youâll encounter at some point so itâs better to study them early. For now letâs concentrate on the CSS aspect of web development. According to a San Diego web design firm, Crest Media Inc., itâs one of the foremost requirements when it comes to their web developers. The diversity that CSS can bring in is beneficial for both the developer and the people who will actually use the website.
In the case of this San Diego web design firm, using CSS bring uniformity to the overall website without the excess space. Source code uses space, the longer your code is the bigger the file size, by using CSS you can just call it for every page in your website making the overall space need considerably less than placing the same behaviors on every page. Users will also be on the winning size since their browsers and can load faster and they can get the content that they want without the added wait.
Another thing about CSS is that it can be used in almost every aspect of a website, from appearance to behaviors it can be used in adaptive websites as well as statics. This is where its strength lies since other elements like table can be restrictive when youâre looking into flexibility so going CSS is the obvious choice.