i have an image i want to set up as the background for the footer but i have to set the margin-bottom to -40px for it to be all the way at the bottom of the screen... will i run into any problems for making it negative? or is this fine?
01-30-2012, 10:38 AM
will i run into any problems for making it negative? Why don't have a try?
01-30-2012, 02:06 PM
ok so your telling me if it works it works,if it looks how i want it to then its good?
thats great common sense but it's not what im asking here
what im asking is ...
Is it BAD PRACTICE to use negative margins for things like this?
THANKS in advance for any replys :cool:
01-30-2012, 04:42 PM
moreover depends on how your footer is set up... it is weird to me that you need to set that at all... how are you setting up your footer? if your footer is set up correctly then all you should need to do is set the footer div background to your image- there should be no need to set negative margin.
If you are setting up your footer like as something like this...