Don't expect too much, too fast. Some of us are slower than others. Thanks for your patience.
I'm experimenting/learning and posting as I go (including this page).
You are welcome watch my varied progress if you want.
Failed CSS Gradient
Successful CSS Gradient
Simple CSS Layout
Easy Balanced Columns
SVG Elements in page <body>
CSS Positioning Experiments
1a - 1b - 1c - 1d - 2a - 2b
Boxing Text - pretty text layout
Horizontal Menu <ul> menus AND regular unordered lists.
Relative positioning fits current div and can have negative values which can reduce padding effects.
Fixed positioning used for footer and the SVG Text
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