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Barefoot Appalachian Lil' Abner Barbie ([personal profile] alchemy) wrote in [community profile] dreamwidthlayouts2010-09-16 10:57 pm
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If you have a link (On or off DW) that you feel will be helpful to those creating or using custom Dreamwidth layouts, please comment and I will add it to the list!


  • [community profile] style_system - DW styles discussion and help.

  • [site community profile] dw_styles - DW styles updates and info.

  • [site community profile] dreamscapes - Community focused on the development of themes for Dreamwidth.

  • [community profile] the_style_kit - Bundled layout kits to speed up CSS testing.

  • [community profile] stylemakers - For people coding their layouts and needing help or advice with CSS stylesheets or S2 layers.

Tutorials & General Info

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[personal profile] timeasmymeasure 2010-09-17 04:04 am (UTC)(link)
- [community profile] stylemakers is a good one for layout makers. Resources, etc :)

[personal profile] madelienegrey 2010-09-17 03:13 pm (UTC)(link)
I've have these banked for a while, mainly because they help the utterly clueless when it comes to layouts and styles:

For total newbies:
[personal profile] zvi's explanation of styles.

[personal profile] unboxed gives an image-based description of how to change to a customized style.

For creating themes and/or layouts: Resolution/Browser Data for DW users

[community profile] starlit's Tutorial on Adding LJ Layouts to DW

Quick and Dirty Guide to Creating a Color Scheme

User input on what's important in a layout at [community profile] visualwit.
Edited 2010-09-17 15:13 (UTC)
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[personal profile] fu 2010-09-20 08:19 am (UTC)(link)
Nice list of resources!

One note: [site community profile] dreamscapes is for the submission and discussion/development of any layout or theme to be made officially available through the site. It's not restricted to Tabula Rasa-based layouts .
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