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Running Around Naked… Without CSS

CSS Naked Day \'08

No it’s not a late April Fool joke. It’s for real!

Just like how the world observed an hour of darkness without illumination from lightbulb (well, that’s Earth Hour if you’ve forgotten what it was), the web is taking on an annual festival – disabling your website’s CSS stylesheet for 48hours starting on April 9th. I just learnt about it from Brandy’s blog, it sounds really fun – and most importantly, it lets you appreciate how much wonder and magic Cascading Stylesheets has brought to bloggers, blog readers, website visitors and webdesigners alike.

teddY-risatioNâ„¢ will be naked without CSS for 48 hours. I’m not going to care how ugly this blog looks – what really matters to me is that I’ve shown my appreciation of CSS and its developers!

Of course you can join, no matter whether you’re a blogger or not.

Have some naked fun!

When: 9th of April, 2008
Where: Your website, your blog or anything of yours that relies on the all-mighty CSS! It’s basically an Internet phenomenon across the globe.
What: Remove any CSS stylesheets associated with your site. And that’s all! Short and sweet.

If you’re interested, don’t forget to check out the main page of CSS Naked Day. There is where you’ll get a whole load of information behind the meaningful event, and don’t forget to sign up (but promise that you’ll strip your blog bare on that day!).

There’s even a WordPress plugin for it! :razz:

Strip your blog bare, run naked around without CSS, laugh at how others’ (and my) blog look hilariously ugly without it. Drop a comment, give some love. Most importantly, be proud!

So what are you waiting for? Join in the fun! And if possible, help to spread the word!

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16 responses to “Running Around Naked… Without CSS” » Leave a response

  1. CSS Naked Day - Dan CSS nagcev | had blogResponse

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  2. IdResponse

    I am still contemplating this! Haha! But kudos to you for joining in the spirit of the event! =D

    Check out Id’s last blog post: Memories of an Island Paradise.

  3. HanResponse

    wow its that time of year again! lol I did it last year too though learn from my disorganised mistakes – get the plugin, else you’ll do what I did and forget to turn the css back on!

    Check out Han’s last blog post: Pregnant…Daffodils

  4. MelissaResponse

    OMG i thought what happened to your blog :oops: :oops: It sure sounds like fun!!

    Check out Melissa’s last blog post: Ps, I Love You

  5. jasonResponse

    you were making me very very worried. i almost thought my browser or internet was so faulty that it couldn’t load the page properly. which happens occasionally when the net is really ‘shot’.

    i don’t think blogspot uses css? hehe. =D

    but your blog does look very different. seriously different. haha, kudos to the css inventors for making it possible

    “Strip your blog bare, run naked around without…” sounds wrong~!~~! i left out the last word on purpose. =p

    Check out jason’s last blog post: Discoveries.

  6. lixResponse

    gee i thought u deleted ur code or something :grin:

    Check out lix’s last blog post: tired

  7. MelleResponse

    Even without CSS, it’s still more awesome than my layouts. LAWL! Too true, and you know it. :p

  8. NelResponse

    OMG I can’t believe it, no styling or anything! I wasn’t sure if I was on the right site.

    Hmmn I don’t know if I will do it, for me April 9th is tomorrow… I’d feel so naked without my styling

    Check out Nel’s last blog post: I’m THE guitar heroine!

  9. BrandyResponse

    Nakie Nakie!

    Now doesn’t this make you appreciate CSS even more? ;]

    Check out Brandy’s last blog post: Stripping Naked

  10. CSS Naked Day at Verona69 BlogResponse

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  11. HendraResponse

    I though there were something wrong with my browser ted. It load your blog so fast, until i read this “naked without CSS” post :D

    lol…

    I think i am late for the party :sad:

    Check out Hendra’s last blog post: Tips To Keep You Focus

  12. IvyResponse

    Even if I was not so busy, I don’t think I will consider taking down the CSS of my page for a day to make a point about web developing. Aside from uglifying the world for a day and scaring the crap out of people who have no idea what CSS is, it doesn’t do much. It’s too much developer-centric idea.

    I totally understand Earth Hour though. Awareness aside, Earth Hour can save everyone some electric bills and lessen quite a bit of pollution.

    Haha. I’m just a practical person like that. ;)

    Check out Ivy’s last blog post: Protected: Betrayers of Buddhism

  13. AisyahResponse

    dang! I missed this. It’s already March the 10th.

    me like being naked. haha.

    Check out Aisyah’s last blog post: Another bla bla bla

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