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Chapter 1. Flexible Text > Working With Keywords and Percentages

Working With Keywords and Percentages

To better harness the advantages of working with keywords in combination with percentages, you need to keep a few things in mind. The following should help with the adjusting of percentages, and we mention a caveat regarding the results from nesting percentages.

SETTING AN IN-BETWEEN KEYWORD BASE

One useful trick when setting your base text size is to adjust the keyword value slightly using an all-encompassing <div>. Often when building CSS-based layouts, we may use a containing <div> for various design-related -reasons (see Chapter 8: Fluid Layouts), but you can also take advantage of that element to set a percentage on the base keyword that will affect the entire page.


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