Boxes with rounded corners seem all the rage these days, unsurprisingly perhaps, since there seems to be some neuro-biological factors which make rounded corners easier on the eye, or perhaps that should be the brain (I saw some random post about the subject somewhere, probably off twitter). So looking at how you can get this effect … Continue reading Round Box Effects in SharePoint with CSS3Pie
The SharePoint 2010 OOTB Ribbon contains a browse button as shown below This button exists to enable users to show the Title area, which gets hidden when selecting other tab buttons… So, if you move the title area, or hide it etc, the browse button is surplus to requirements and can be removed as follows. Add the … Continue reading SharePoint 2010 Hiding the Ribbon Browse Tab Button
The SharePoint 2010 ribbon, I find, is an unwieldy beast, when not actually in use it still takes up 43px in height of your screen real estate, and trying to fit that into even a relatively low-touch branding project isn’t easy. Consider the OOTB ribbon shown below. Or an OOTB ribbon on a recent project (the … Continue reading SharePoint 2010 Reducing the Space Above the Ribbon
Heather Solomons SharePoint CSS Style Reference
There is a great 6 part series on SharePoint MasterPages on the SharePoint Magazine site, covering SharePoint masterpage overview, development through to production deployment using features.
Yaroslav has a great intro webcast to SharePoint branding and also demonstrates the FireBug add-in to FireFox.