Background image pack for Variant Whitespace

Want to change the visual appearance of the Variant Whitespace template without having to edit any code at all? Then try replacing the default background images, it can make a significant difference. I have created a package with six replacement backgrounds in 3 different styles (original layout + reversed layout for each style) that you…

The HTML5 logo has been presented

As I continue experimenting with HTML5, I ran across the official HTML5 logo from W3C today. In an effort to promote the upcoming standard (which is still a “working draft” and not an official standard yet), the new logo is intended to make developers and designers to discover the many new possibilities that HTML5 provides….

Variant Whitespace – reversed layout added

As promised in the post from yesterday, I have updated the Variant Whitespace template today and added a secondary layout with the sidebar on the left side. The original layout with the right sidebar is still included as the default style (index.html), while the new layout is added in a new .HTML file called index-reversed.html….

Contributed modification coming up

Shortly after the Variant Whitespace template was released, I got an e-mail from a site visitor who had modified the template to reverse the layout to give it a left sidebar. At the same time, I was working on a set of alternate background images for the same template. During this weekend, I have merged…

How to align images using CSS classes

The two latest templates that I have released, Variant Creative and Variant Whitespace, both have CSS classes added for aligning images in the text content. I have used similar classes in older templates as well, but since Variant Creative I am using the same class names as are used in WordPress to make the classes…