Simple CSS to recreate the appearance of Facebook's buttons
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CSS3 Facebook-style Buttons



To create the default "button" add a class of uibutton to any appropriate element. To create the blue variant include the additional class confirm. To create the green variant include an additional class special.

<a class="uibutton" href="#">Button</a>
<button class="uibutton" type="submit">Button</button>
<input class="uibutton" type="submit" value="Button">

Larger buttons

To create larger buttons include an additional class of large

<a class="uibutton large" href="#button">Search</a>

Grouped buttons

To created grouped buttons wrap them in an element, or use a list, given the class 'uibutton-group'.

<div class="uibutton-group">
    <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Dashboard</a>
    <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Inbox</a>
    <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Account</a>
    <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Logout</a>

<ul class="uibutton-group">
    <li><a href="#button" class="uibutton">Dashboard</a></li>
    <li><a href="#button" class="uibutton">Inbox</a></li>
    <li><a href="#button" class="uibutton">Account</a></li>
    <li><a href="#button" class="uibutton">Logout</a></li>

Mixed groups

To display a toolbar of buttons and grouped buttons, use a wrapping element given the class uibutton-toolbar.

<div class="uibutton-toolbar">
    <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Mark as unread</a>
    <div class="uibutton-group">
        <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Report spam</a>
        <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Delete</a>
    <a href="#button" class="uibutton">Unsubscribe</a>

Buttons with icons

A range of icons can be added (only for links and buttons) by adding a class of icon and any one of the provided icon classes.

<a href="#" class="button icon add">New message</a>

Browser compatibility

Full support: Firefox 3.5+, Google Chrome, Safari 4+, IE 9+, Opera 11.10+. Note: Some CSS3 enhancements are not supported in older versions of Opera and IE. The use of icons is not supported in IE 6 or IE 7.


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