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Amazon with CSS

17th June 2002

More CSS layout fun courtesy of Webdesign-L. This time Steve Clay has taken Anil Dash’s standards compliant Amazon and reworked it to use CSS for layout. Unfortunately it is likely to be a while before a major ecommerce site or portal decides to go with a CSS layout simply because of the continuing relevance of Netscape 4 users, but these examples demonstrate how close we are to being able to leave the era of nested table designs behind us.

This is Amazon with CSS by Simon Willison, posted on 17th June 2002.

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