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Use Handy CSS3 Generators Instead of Writing Complex Code

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Written by Wamiq Ali

I still remember the time when we had to use textpad in-order to write a bunch of CSS but later it came the innovation of CSS3 using which some pretty sort of animations can be added to any element in the webpage. CSS3 surely ads a lot of beauty to your webpages and specially when it comes to me I use at least rounded borders implementation along with shadow for elements used in webpage. But CSS3 has to be used carefully so that it may be compatible with all web browsers used since there is often different code implementation for different browsers in case of CSS3. Practicing a lot can surely help you remember all those complex CSS3 codes but I can help you a lot in case of using CSS3 easily with webpages. Here I’ll show you some good CSS3 generators which can make code for you dynamically i-e you will use the web interface to create CSS3 and code will be in your hand.

Two CSS3 Generators which I use For my-self Often:

CSS3.me – A cool way to code CSS3 in seconds!

This service is much good and can be used to code CSS3 which is compatible with most used browsers. It also mentions the compatibility of the browsers with the generated CSS. It can help you code following things:

  • Border Radius (For Rounded Border Elements)
  • Box Shadow (For putting a shadow behind any Element)
  • Background Gradient
  • Opacity (For transparency in Elements)

You just get a interface like this and a preview box at the right side of screen as shown in screenshot. Just set up things using the sliders mentioned and then click “Get Code” to have the handy code in hand.

CSS3 Generator css3.me

CSS3generator.com – Create CSS3 easily with hell lot of options!

This is probably the first tool which comes in Google search when you try to search CSS3 generator and the creator of the site has also did the job in a good way. It’s much handy to create CSS3 and copy the code individually from any section i-e whatever visual appearance you need you’ll have to select that from dropdown.

css3generator - Online CSS3 generator

It has following features:

  • Border Radius
  • Box Shadow
  • Text Shadow (For Placing Shadow of desired Color behind any text)
  • RGBA (For Converting Hex into RGBA and using Transparency)
  • Font Face Generator
  • Multiple Columns
  • Box Resize
  • Box Sizing
  • Outline
  • Transitions (For Showing transitions in hover over and focus etc) etc! Go Check out at your own ๐Ÿ˜‰
So it means that you need to generate the code using these CSS3 generators and select the specific element using CSS to which you want to style and then paste the code there. Simple ๐Ÿ˜€

That’s it, tell me in comments that which tools you use to write up CSS in good manner.

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Wamiq Ali

Programmer, Blogger and an Entrepreneur trying to make this web a better place by making others learn for free.

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