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Four gems in css tricks that come in quite handy

CSS November 1, 20
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1. Animate and retain the last property after animation ends. Yes that used to drive me crazy, but now you can determine what the final property using:

.animatedprop {
  animation-fill-mode: forwards;

2. Declare an html component as a non-dom component. This is very useful in custom components, or when you have a wrapping element, that has a "flex-box" layout for example. That element is ignored from the dom if you use: (not fully supported)

.ignoreme {
  display: contents;

3. Clip the lines to a specific number of lines. Like you would do with ellipses, except for lines. Use: (widely supported)

p {
  display: -webkit-box;
  -webkit-box-orient: vertical;
  -webkit-line-clamp: 3;
  overflow: hidden;

4. Scroll HTML smoothly. When changing the location of the scrollbar by clicking on a named anchor on the same page. Use:

html {
	scroll-behavior: smooth;