Web Design: Boxes with Rounded Corners
First you can use them as images. This is where you can use the rounded box the most and it is the easiest. You will find that you can create these boxes by using your favorite graphics editor. You will want to use it and save it as a background image for the website.
You will want to keep in mind that there are some drawbacks. Basically, they add some time to the loading time frame. You will find that these are okay if the person is loading the pages with a bandwidth that is appropriate, however, the slower the internet connection, the least effective this box can be.
Then there is the use of CSS. CSS or Cascading Style Sheets is another way that you can create these boxes. You will find that these types of boxes will eat up less bandwidth and it will allow the page to load quicker then the other way. You’ll also find that this way takes a lot of time and energy, but most of all, some skill. You’ll find that there is a number of websites that use this method.