CSS Sprites: What They Are, Why They’re Cool, and How To Use Them

When browsing for some stuff, I stumbled upon this article http://css-tricks.com/css-sprites/
How to speed up your websites performance ...

Also read this http://www.alistapart.com/articles/sprites,
this http://spritegen.website-performance.org/section/what-are-css-sprites (online sprite generator http://spritegen.website-performance.org/ )
or (in dutch) http://www.whelp.nl/css-sprite-design/

Sample of Google using sprites:
also a tool to check your page if it can be sprited...

Great tip, and thanks for sharing it. I actually found some of these tools mentioned in an article I read yesterday, which you may find interesting as well!

Have you used sprites in some of your projects in the Agile Platform? Is it easy to do? What are your recommendations on the best way to getting it to work?


Paulo Tavares
We've done it and its fairly simple to do.