Category: Sheet Author

Do you want to make a character sheet or tweak an existing one? You’ll need to grasp HTML, CSS, and Javascript, and roll20 has its own tweaks that makes each of those a little more complicated. Don’t worry though – that’s where this blog comes in. If you’re a newbie to any of these things, you’ll find help here.

29
Sep
2022
Posted in Sheet Workers

Back to School – Arithmetic in Sheet Workers

Adding, subtracting, and other arithmetic.
04
Aug
2022
Posted in Sheet Workers

Variables in JavaScript and Grabbing Attributes

Tye types of variables, and what getAttrs really does.
21
Jul
2022
Posted in Sheet Workers

Using Sheet Workers instead of AutoCalcs

Understanding the parts of a sheet worker, and replacing AutoCalcs.
14
Jul
2022
Posted in Sheet Workers Sheet Author Guide

Sheet Workers – Automating The Sheet

The Index of articles on how to create Sheet Workers.
11
Jul
2022
Posted in CSS

Divitis and Style

There's a syndrome among webspages created by those unfamiliar with CSS. Here's to avoid it.
07
Jul
2022
Posted in CSS

Castle Falkenstein Sheet – CSS

Upgrading the Castle Falkenstein sheet created in the HTML guide to use CSS.
04
Jul
2022
Posted in CSS

Advanced Positioning

Understanding the position property, which can be a bit mindbinding.
30
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

Your Own Styles on Roll20

Overriding Roll20's built-in styles, creating your own roll buttons, and even modifying the GUI.
27
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

Inheritance and Specificity

Understanding the tricky concept of Specificity, and how styles override each other.
23
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

Understanding Selectors

How to target elements and blocks, and apply your styles to the sheet.
20
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

CSS Grid Layouts

Lying out your sheet into columns and grids, with a surprisingly simple system.
16
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

Text and Fonts

Text and associated properties (such as underlining and shadow effects), and using Google Fonts.
13
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

Images and Colours

Decorating the sheet with images and colour.
09
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

How Elements are Displayed

How to arrange elements on the page. Understanding the box model of CSS and the display property.
06
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS

Getting Started With CSS

The basics of CSS - syntax, what a declaration block is, how to apply properties, etc.
02
Jun
2022
Posted in CSS Sheet Author Guide

Guide to CSS – Styling a Character Sheet

An introduction to the CSS Guide, with a table of contents.