Once in a while you’re forced to support Internet Explorer 7. Even though its share is only 1.29% for the site I’m currently working on, the amount of visitors is so vast that even that small percentage accounts for hundreds of thousands of pageviews per month. Which means we can’t just yet afford to drop support.
One problem I kept encountering was that of using
display: inline-block. In all modern browsers this is supported, and often it’s a lot more useful than using floats. The problem once again though is IE7′s support for it. (more…)