Pure HTML & CSS Buttons

Posted on 19 Mar 2014 by Sam Hewitt

I love doing things as simple as I can and that includes in web development, like buttons:

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In my mind a button is a glorified link and a nice simple button is a style class or two away. Here’s a little JSFiddle for an example:

Pretty simple, but you can make them more complicated by embedding an SVG icon, but I talk about that in another post/

All the border:none; and outline:none; in the .button classes are there to override any user-agent stylesheets that like to theme buttons and make yours less pretty. :)

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