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In this example, I've simply added a background-color and a background-image that tiles
vertically. This will update the styles for the bars and the little icons that represent them in the
And, believe it or not, that is it!
The Finished Product
That about wraps it up. I hope we've done enough to alert the public to the dangers of zombie
over-population. More than that, however, I hope you've gained something useful from this
tutorial and that you'll continue to push the boundaries of what can be done in the
browser—especially with proper Web standards and without the use of third-party plug-ins. If
you've got ideas on how to extend or improve anything you've seen here, find me on Twitter
Bonus: Unleashing The Power Of CSS3
This bonus is not as detailed as our main example. It serves mainly as a showcase of some
features being considered in the CSS3 specification.
Because support for CSS3 properties is currently limited, so is their use. Although some of the
features mentioned here are making their way into other Web browsers, Webkit-based ones
such as Apple Safari and Google Chrome are leading the way.