November 21st, 2002, 07:57 PM
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Pictures in text using CSS, Style Filters, HTML
As of Internet Explorer 4 you can now do a combination of style sheets and style filters and / or html to have images show through text in webpages.
The results are comparable to Photoshop images and load much faster, and are easier than learning graphic design.
In Netscape, you will just see the regular text colors that you made it.
You can edit the text any way you chose, and they will load equally as fast regardless of their size.
Equally as important is they are read by search engines.
THE MOST IMPORTANT FILTER IS THE :
SECONDARY FILTERS TO ADD EXTRA EFFECTS COULD BE:
CASCADING STYLE SHEETS ARE NECESSARY FOR THE FINE TUNING OF THE TEXT.
YOU CAN SUBSTITUTE REGULAR HTML IN SOME CASES.
ADDITIONALLY, JAVACRIPT OR VBS CAN BE ADDED TO MAKE THE TEXT DYNAMIC.
An example of this effect can be found at: http://hempnut.bizland.com/picturetext.html