Styleguide

The style guide for this website.

Colours

  • lynx

    #091217
  • wolf

    #20323d
  • bowhead

    #3e5c6d
  • raven

    #5f8aa6
  • highland

    #80b7d7
  • coyote

    #c0dbed
  • bear

    #ebf3f9
  • maple

    #eb2d36
  • conifer

    #3d8137
  • aspen

    #ffd700
  • thunder

    #060606
  • mineshaft

    #2b2b2b
  • kaiser

    #4f4f4f
  • dove

    #737373
  • alto

    #dddddd
  • milou

    #f9f9f9

Available as a palette file for your favourite image/pixel editor!

Sizes

Fluid size scale generated with Utopia:

Tiny
Small
Medium
Large
Gigantic
Tiny–Small
Small–Medium
Medium–Large
Large–Gigantic

Fonts

"Proxima Nova", sans-serif
"Proxima Nova", sans-serif
"Proxima Nova", sans-serif
Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif
Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif
Georgia, Times, Times New Roman, serif
monospace
Heebo, sans-serif

Headings

Fluid type scale generated with Utopia:

Heading Level 1
Heading Level 2
Heading Level 3
Heading Level 4
Heading Level 5
Heading Level 6

Paragraph

A paragraph (from the Greek paragraphos, to write beside or written beside) is a self-contained unit of a discourse in writing dealing with a particular point or idea. A paragraph consists of one or more sentences. Though not required by the syntax of any language, paragraphs are usually an expected part of formal writing, used to organize longer prose.

A paragraph (from the Greek paragraphos, to write beside or written beside) is a self-contained unit of a discourse in writing dealing with a particular point or idea. A paragraph consists of one or more sentences. Though not required by the syntax of any language, paragraphs are usually an expected part of formal writing, used to organize longer prose.

Aside

A paragraph (from the Greek paragraphos, “to write beside” or “written beside”) is a self-contained unit of a discourse in writing dealing with a particular point or idea. A paragraph consists of one or more sentences. Though not required by the syntax of any language, paragraphs are usually an expected part of formal writing, used to organize longer prose.

Inline Elements

This is a text link

Strong is used to indicate strong importance

This text has added emphasis

The b element is stylistically different text from normal text, without any special importance

The i element is text that is set off from the normal text

The u element is text with an unarticulated, though explicitly rendered, non-textual annotation

This text is deleted and This text is inserted

This text has a strikethrough

Superscript for things like: 4th of August, a2 + b2 = c2, 5,490.35 km2, etc.

Subscript for things like: H2O, H2SO4, C24H26O7

This small text for fine print, etc.

Abbreviation: HTML

This text has a short inline quotation

This text has a short inline quotation with another short inline quotation spoken by a different voice

This text has une citation en incise demonstrating quotes from non-English languages.

The dfn element indicates a definition

The mark element indicates a highlight

This is what inline code looks like

This is sample output from a computer program

The variable element, such as x = y

Keyboard input: Tab

Blockquotes

A block quotation (also known as a long quotation or extract) is a quotation in a written document, that is set off from the main text as a paragraph, or block of text, and typically distinguished visually using indentation and a different typeface or smaller size quotation.

Quote Source

Unordered Lists

  • This is a list item in an unordered list
  • An unordered list is a list in which the sequence of items is not important. Sometimes, an unordered list is a bulleted list. And this is a long list item in an unordered list that can wrap onto a new line.
  • Lists can be nested inside of each other
    • This is a nested list item
    • This is another nested list item in an unordered list
  • This is the last list item

Reversed

  • This is a list item in an unordered list
  • An unordered list is a list in which the sequence of items is not important. Sometimes, an unordered list is a bulleted list. And this is a long list item in an unordered list that can wrap onto a new line.
  • Lists can be nested inside of each other
    • This is a nested list item
    • This is another nested list item in an unordered list
  • This is the last list item

Ordered Lists

  1. This is a list item in an ordered list
  2. An ordered list is a list in which the sequence of items is important. An ordered list does not necessarily contain sequence characters.
  3. Lists can be nested inside of each other
    1. This is a nested list item
    2. This is another nested list item in an ordered list
  4. This is the last list item

Reversed

  1. This is a list item in an ordered list
  2. An ordered list is a list in which the sequence of items is important. An ordered list does not necessarily contain sequence characters.
  3. This is the last list item
    1. This is a nested list item
    2. This is another nested list item in an ordered list

Definition Lists

Definition List
A number of connected items or names written or printed consecutively, typically one below the other.
This is a term.
This is the definition of that term, which both live in a dl.
And another term.
And it gets a definition too, which is this line.

Tables

Heading A Heading B Heading C
Cell A-1 Cell B-1 Cell C-1
Cell A-2 Cell B-2 Cell C-2
Cell A-3 Cell B-3 Cell C-3
Foot A Foot B Foot C

With Alternating Rows

Heading A Heading B Heading C
Cell A-1 Cell B-1 Cell C-1
Cell A-2 Cell B-2 Cell C-2
Cell A-3 Cell B-3 Cell C-3
Foot A Foot B Foot C

With Sub-headings

  Heading A Heading B Heading C
Subheading 1 Cell A-1 Cell B-1 Cell C-1
Subheading 2 Cell A-2 Cell B-2 Cell C-2
Subheading 3 Cell A-3 Cell B-3 Cell C-3
  Foot A Foot B Foot C

Figures

Sintra, Portugal skyline by … me

Code Blocks

@mixin owl($size: small) {
@if not map-has-key($sizes, $size) {
@error "There is no size named #{$size} in `$sizes`. size should be one of #{map-keys($sizes)}.";
}

& > * + *
{
@include v(margin-top, $size);
}
}

Buttons

Boxes

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Vestibulum suscipit id nulla vitae maximus.

Hey—this box means something good happened!

Uh oh, this box might mean something went wrong.

Uh oh, this box definitely means something went wrong.

Deck

Shelf

Sparklines

Can I Use

Desktop support:

  • Chrome: 105
  • Edge: No
  • Firefox: No
  • Safari: 15.4

Mobile / Tablet support:

  • Android Browser: No
  • Chrome (Android): No
  • Firefox (Android): No
  • Safari (iOS): 15.4
  • Samsung Internet: No

Browser support data for css-has comes from caniuse.com and is up-to-date as of .