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Tangled in Design is the work of Stephen Greig, currently a Web Designer/Front-end guy in Nottingham, UK.

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I wrote a book on advanced CSS3, published by John Wiley & Sons. You should totally buy it…

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Tangled in Design is the work of Stephen Greig, currently a Freelance Web Designer/Front-end guy in Nottingham, UK.

Stephen specialises in design and front-end development, notably HTML5 & semantics, scalable CSS, along with particular expertise in the experimental, cutting edge CSS3 modules.

Stephen's been in the industry as a full-time professional for over 5 years, during which he has graduated with a First Class BA Honours degree, written a 380 page book on advanced CSS3 and held Senior positions in both New Zealand and South Wales.

He has since moved back to his home in Nottingham where he now works as a Senior Web Designer.

Stephen loves sports and is a keen follower of Hereford FC as well as the Welsh Rugby Union and Football teams.

He also has a deep passion for music and boasts an extremely varied taste, as is evident by his last.fm profile.

He also likes swearing and thinks that talking in third person is cool as fuck.

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  1. Using CSS3 Filters to Enhance your Transitions


    CSS3 Filters are a pretty exciting prospect for us Web Designers as they make effects that we typically associate with Photoshop, possible to apply in the browser with ease. Assuming across-the-board support eventually arrives, we can wave goodbye to countless annoying sprites for simple hover effects and instead, replace this tedious process with a single […]

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  2. From Concept to Live in 8 Days: Messi Vs Ronaldo


    A couple of weeks ago, I was watching some Spanish football (the Madrid derby to be precise) – Cristiano Ronaldo banged in yet another hat-trick for his club and soon my train of thought was mulling over the sheer amount of goals that Ronaldo and his Barcelona rival Messi keep on scoring for their respective […]

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  3. Deciding what Responsive Breakpoints to use


    Let’s start off by discussing a rather common mindset when it comes to responsive development – it’s the wrong mindset to take on (in my opinion of course) but it seems to be the default thought-process for many. It’s understandable, but we’ll be explaining why in reality, it’s pretty daft. The Wrong Mindset! Okay, so […]

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  4. Enhancing your Image Thumb Galleries using CSS3 Transitions and Transforms (Responsive)


    We’re going to look at using progressive enhancement techniques to improve our user’s experience, in this case, with image galleries. These enhancements aren’t essential to the functionality of our galleries, but they do show that we care about our users, offering them the best experience we can in their browser of choice. The techniques use […]

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  5. A Presentation about CSS3, Created with CSS3


    Earlier on this week I held a training session on CSS3 for my colleagues at Adtrak, focusing on the basics and how we can use it today in our clients’ sites – sites that receive the majority of their traffic from IE browsers (which you probably know don’t like CSS3 oh so much). I should […]

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