newspaper_xh template

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newspaper_xh template

Post by Tata » Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:09 pm

I have created this template as a template for various types of e-newspaper, blogs, comment-pages etc. So far it's tested in all known browsers (mostly on MAC). As there are used responsive units "vw, vh", some features won't work on Windows Safari ( read more here ).
The template is not entirely finished and can be used also as a startpoint for anyone willing to shape it further. I hope the structue and indentation both in template and stylesheet are explanatory enough.
Standardly, the "Menu Button" is hidden by admin menu bar. There are two solutions:
1. Use "Sitemap" instead
2. Change the z-index value

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	z-index: 1000;
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-moz-column-count: 3;
-moz-column-gap: 2vw;
-webkit-column-count: 2;
-webkit-column-gap: 3vw;	
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(DL link on the [url=]website[/url]).

NOTE: Pure HTML5 video tag doesn't work on iPad, iPhone, until the video is not packed in a DIV (safer as <DIV><VIDEO>...</VIDEO></DIV>). Much easier is to use encode4web for right video formats conversion and Video_XH plugin for correct call construction.
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But it's awful to ask without any effort to find the answer yourself.

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Re: newspaper_xh template

Post by cmb » Tue Aug 09, 2016 9:15 am

Tata wrote:Much easier is to use encode4web for right video formats conversion […]
I have ceased the development and distribution of encode4web a while ago. One reason was that the distribution of ffmpeg.exe has some legal concerns, and I'd rather avoid such issues. I recommend using another tool for conversion. XMediaRecode seems to be a reasonable alternative.
Christoph M. Becker – Plugins for CMSimple_XH

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