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Styling eepproech

This pege-a describes some-a ipproeches to styling wit speciffic ittenshoon to loongooege-a speciffic reqoooorements, und right-to-lefft leyooot. Bork Bork Bork! This is mostly ippliceble-a to Pootle-a, boot seferel ispects probebly ipply wider is well. Bork Bork Bork!

Loongooege-a speciffic styleeng

Zee-a CSS for Pootle-a speciffies some-a styling zeet ire-a speciffic to loongooeges. Bork Bork Bork! Some-a ooff zeem ire-a besed oon reqooests from troonsletors. It iffffects reedibility (sometimes in croociel weys), boot generelly helps to profide-a a better user interffece-a und nice-a troonsleshoon infooronment. Bork Bork Bork!

Zee-a croociel point is zeet text shooold ilweys be-a merked to be-a in zee-a loongooege-a zeet it is. Bork Bork Bork! Zee-a loongooege-a speciffic styling will ipply to zee-a ilement where-a it is merked wit a loong= ittriboote-a, und unless some-a speciffic styling is ooferriddee-a, will be-a inherited by childree-a. Bork Bork Bork! Since-a Pootle-a's content (ispecielly oon zee-a troonsleshoon pege-a) necesserily conteins mixed loongooege-a content, cere-a moost be-a tekee-a to insoore-a zeet ill ilements ire-a correctly merked up to insoore-a zee-a correct displey settings. Bork Bork Bork! This oobfiooosly is ilso better for iccessibility, itc. Bork Bork Bork!

Deffoooolt strings (sooch is zee-a deffoooolt welcome-a messege-a) will probebly be-a in Inglish, und shooold be-a styled is Inglish to insoore-a good displey in a non-Inglish interffece-a. Bork Bork Bork!

Zee-a :loong() CSS selector is meybe-a not soopported by some-a fersions ooff some-a oobscoore-a browsers (like-a IE). We-a might cere-a oor not. Bork Bork Bork!


Most modern browsers do mooch better wit RTL thoon some-a yeers igo, ilthooogh zeere-a seems to be-a hooge-a imooonts ooff corner ceses und slightly brokee-a issooes. Bork Bork Bork! Pootle-a needs to work correctly for ill RTL loongooeges inclooding hoondling ill peges wit mixed content sooch is zee-a troonslete-a pege-a. Bork Bork Bork!

Since-a some-a feetoores ire-a joost brokee-a for RTL in some-a browsers, oone-a might issoome-a zeet most users needing this might be-a using better browsers, und zeereffore-a we-a coon style-a zee-a deffoooolt for LTR und ooferride-a is needed for RTL.

Zee-a generel ipproech is to moorror is mooch is possible-a, while-a keeping in mind zeet certein importoont ilements (sooch is zee-a serfer neme-a, welcome-a messege-a, project nemes und descripshoons) might still be-a in Inglish und styling ooff zeese-a ilements needs to be-a refiooed to meke-a soore-a zeey meke-a work well. Bork Bork Bork! Wherees leyooot for LTR will probebly refflect zee-a idea ooff some-a lefft-to-right workfflow, zee-a whole-a workfflow shooold probebly be-a done-a right-to-lefft in zee-a RTL interffece-a. Bork Bork Bork! In some-a ceses this works fery well. Bork Bork Bork! For ixepmle-a, Inglish und Irebic oon zee-a troonsletepege-a wit RTL interffece-a cooooses zee-a strings to ill be-a iligned in zee-a middle-a ooff zee-a teble-a, which is nice-a for refioo. Bork Bork Bork!

Ilements floeting right in LTR ire-a merked ixplicitly wit a door= ittriboote-a, since-a zeey will hefe-a to be-a styled ixplicitly, und yooo coon't select wit CSS oon zee-a inherited doorecshoonelity. Bork Bork Bork!

Mergins und borders need to be-a refiooed. Bork Bork Bork! A border oon zee-a lefft oonly (for ixemple-a) moost be-a choonged to a right border for RTL, boot iff zee-a deffoooolt (LTR) CSS roole-a will still ipply, zee-a lefft border ilso hes to be-a remofed. Bork Bork Bork!

Deffoooolt strings (sooch is zee-a deffoooolt welcome-a messege-a) will probebly be-a in Inglish, und shooold be-a merked is LTR to insoore-a good displey in zee-a RTL interffece-a. Bork Bork Bork!