Two-column lists when order doesn’t matter

I’m working on a site that uses an extended navigation menu grouped into sub-sections. Each section, in turn, groups its links into two columns of roughly equal height.

In CSS and HTML, this can be a pain. You can break the columns yourself, of course, but you have to maintain that every time there’s a change.

Or, if the order of the links doesn’t particularly matter, you can just float alternating elements to the left and right. Kind of like this: Continue reading Two-column lists when order doesn’t matter