Responsive Web Design
Responsive Web design has been evolving rapidly ever since Ethan Marcotte coined the term two years ago. Since then, techniques have emerged , become best practices and formed part of our ever-changing methodology. A few obvious examples are the multitude of responsive image techniques, conditional loading, and responsive design and server-side components (RESS), among many other existing and emerging strands stemming from the core concept of responsive Web design. I’m going to discuss a few of the lesser practiced elements that are quietly becoming part of the responsive Web design ecosystem under the umbrella of responsible Web design . Responsible Web design practices are mainly concerned with responding to the user’s context by providing the ideal scenario in which they can experience your product.
A responsive design means a layout that responds well to different screen sizes.
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The most popular topic of discussion at the moment is undoubtedly responsive layouts in web design.
Responsive design all started with this article by Ethan Marcotte .
Almost every new client these days wants a mobile version of their website. It’s practically essential after all: one design for the BlackBerry, another for the iPhone, the iPad, netbook, Kindle — and all screen resolutions must be compatible, too. In the next five years, we’ll likely need to design for a number of additional inventions.
Print design has the physical constraint of the canvas.
So, you’ve decided to venture into the creation of responsive web designs .
Responsive design is the new darling of the web design world.
The English architect Christopher Wren once quipped that his chosen field “aims for Eternity,” and there’s something appealing about that formula: Unlike the web, which often feels like aiming for next week, architecture is a discipline very much defined by its permanence. A building’s foundation defines its footprint, which defines its frame, which shapes the facade. Each phase of the architectural process is more immutable, more unchanging than the last. Creative decisions quite literally shape a physical space, defining the way in which people move through its confines for decades or even centuries.
Responsive web design term is related to the concept of developing a website design in a manner that helps the lay out to get changed according to the user’s computer screen resolution.
Tutorial by Matt Doyle | Level: Intermediate | Published on 30 September 2011