Faux Columns

Some things are oh so simple when you actually look at them. Most web sites contain some sort of background image these days, why not just place your vertical columns in a vertically tiled background image?

The explanation is at A List Apart – I know it’s been around for a while, but better late than never.

And, yes, the column divisions on sophos1 are done using the faux columns technique!


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