Monthly Archives: April 2011

CSS bug in IE8 (yes, 8) with generated content and z-index

I came up with a nice way to use the CSS selector “:after” for image replacement (more later perhaps). It works great in modern browsers from Firefox, Safari, and Opera… but not IE8. (Wasn’t IE8 supposed to fix all those … Continue reading

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Converting to UTF-8

Shamed and inspired by Joel Spolsky’s decade-old article on character encoding, and warned by another blog post (which I can’t find) that described a three-day ordeal fighting the issue, I cleared some time and sat down to make sure all … Continue reading

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