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How to Create Inset Text with CSS3

# Linked to 22 October 2009, 13:46 in by Sam Brown

We are going to use the text-shadow property that is currently supported by Firefox, Opera and Safari to create the appearance of inset text. Inset text being text that has been pushed into the background, almost like a reverse embossed effect.

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Sam Brown

Sam Brown is a freelance interface designer and web standards developer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Sam's work can be seen at Massive Blue, blogs at Sam Brown and is on Twitter at @sambrown.