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visual effect. This is a great way to ensure support for rounded corners
via border-radius (Chapter 8) or make sure all of your selectors are
I discuss specific examples of this type of script in Chapter 13.
A Practical Strategy
There are many factors that go into how a web page appears to a
visitor—so many that it can be overwhelming if you attempt to
understand and control them all. It is important to remember that
ultimately it is your visitor and not you who is in control of their
browsing experience. The only way to stay on budget, to stay on
time, and to stay sane is to figure out what is important to make
your site shine, then pick a method or methods to get you close to
your goal in the most possible scenarios, and finally get comfortable
with letting the rest go.