Style Guide

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Component

Form Elements

Web forms come with a range of different input types. From check boxes, to text fields, to date and time pickers. This great variety is a blessing for websites that need to collect a lot of information. The NCMG website however, only needs a few of these, and they'll be discussed here.

Text Fields

The NCMG website will require text fields for the contact us form, as well as the admin panel when logging in or giving an image a title. The standard, unstyled text box looks like this:


The appearance of text fields varies depending on the browser, so what you see on Chrome or Safari is entirely different to what you'd see in Firefox for example. The reworked text fields for NCMG look like this:


You can also bring icons into the equation for improved visual grepping. Check out the Icons style guide for more details.

Check boxes

Check boxes are useful for enforcing a boolean response. Either true or false. By default, their appearance is as follows:

Much like text boxes, the appearance of this check box depends on your browser. Therefore, we'll rebuild something a bit more consistent.