Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE)

Volume 21

Volume 21 Number 3, Pages 275-282

Fall 2010


Teaching Tip
Using Cascading Style Sheets to Design a Fly-Out Menu with Microsoft Visual Studio


Chang Liu
Charles Downing
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115, USA

Abstract: The menu has become an integrated component within nearly all professionally designed websites. This teaching tip presents a no-code way to design either a vertical or a horizontal fly-out menu by using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) within Microsoft Visual Studio 2008. The approach described in this tip helps students fully understand how to visually create a professional menu for a website, and also serves as an introduction to CSS.

Keywords: Fly-out, Menu, Design, Web, CSS, Visual Studio, Expression Web

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Recommended Citation: Liu, C. & Downing, C. (2010). Teaching Tip: Using Cascading Style Sheets to Design a Fly-Out Menu with Microsoft Visual Studio. Journal of Information Systems Education, 21(3), pp. 275-282.