brokaddr - 10:03 am on Mar 29, 2013 (gmt 0)
Right now it's:
a b c
but if I had to, I could do:
I switched it that way simply due to my personal preference. If it would make my life easier, I'd change back!
Only now instead of going by sets of three, you start out by dividing the total list length by three. Ceiling, not floor: you want the longer columns to be first. If it's stored in any kind of array you already know how many there are.
A lightbulb just went off! I think I fully understand the sample code.
I will put this into execution after I sleep, I've been working on this layout all day.
Except that, urk, I just checked and inline-block doesn't happen in MSIE <8. caniuse dot com says that leaves about 4.3% unsupported. I hope they're expendable
That blasted IE8! Ironically, I just started a new topic about an unrelated issue I just encountered with IE8 and my CSS layout.
Hopefully, if a band-aid exists, it could be employed to your table-less layout ;)
Thanks so much for the tips!