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Awesome Media Queries in JavaScript - enquire.js

Awesome Media Queries in JavaScript - enquire.js
The Lowdown What is it? enquire.js is a lightweight, pure JavaScript library for responding to CSS media queries. JavaScript callbacks for media queries matching and unmatching. Clean & intuitive API Absolutely tiny - around 0.8kb minified & gzipped! Why should I use it? In responsive design, CSS media queries can only take you so far. enquire.js allows you to harness media queries in JavaScript, giving you the tools to create advanced responsive sites. Dependencies? None! The most you will need to do is provide a matchMedia polyfill if you wish to support old/incapable browsers. Downloads & All That Jazz Latest Build Grab the latest code, ready to go, from one of the locations below: Development — unminified Production — minified If you wish to browse/fork the source, you can do so on GitHub. Install via Bower To install via bower, enter the following at the command line: bower install enquire Install via npm To install via npm, enter the following at the command line: npm install enquire.js Match

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CSS3 Media Queries CSS2 allows you to specify stylesheet for specific media type such as screen or print. Now CSS3 makes it even more efficient by adding media queries. You can add expressions to media type to check for certain conditions and apply different stylesheets. For example, you can have one stylesheet for large displays and a different stylesheet specifically for mobile devices. media queries for common device breakpoints The @media query is 1/3 of the recipe for responsive design. It is the key ingredient that, in it’s simplest form, allows specified CSS to be applied depending on the device and whether it matches the media query criteria. Before you start copying and pasting below, read why you don’t need device specific viewports.

Responsive design – harnessing the power of media queries Webmaster Level: Intermediate / Advanced We love data, and spend a lot of time monitoring the analytics on our websites. Any web developer doing the same will have noticed the increase in traffic from mobile devices of late. Over the past year we’ve seen many key sites garner a significant percentage of pageviews from smartphones and tablets. These represent large numbers of visitors, with sophisticated browsers which support the latest HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, but which also have limited screen space with widths as narrow as 320 pixels.

Taille des écrans, responsive design, et point de rupture Très régulièrement, on me pose des questions sur les tailles des écrans pour faire un design « responsive ». Pour ceux qui connaisse le terme, mais qui ne savent pas vraiment ce que cela veut dire, sachez qu’on appelle « design responsive » (ou responsive design ) la capacité d’un site web à s’adapter au terminal de lecture. Mais pourquoi faire ? Eh bien avec le nombre d’appareils différents capables d’afficher une page web, il a fallut réfléchir à un moyen pour afficher proprement un site (et de façon légèrement différentes) quelque soit le support: écran d’ordinateur, tablette, smartphone, ou télévision. Pour cela, on s’appuie sur la technologie des feuilles de style (CSS), qui permet de modifier l’affichage d’un élément d’une page web en fonction de la taille de l’écran (ou du navigateur ). Exemple de mise en page responsive

Defining Breakpoints Breakpoints are the point a which your sites content will respond to provide the user with the best possible layout to consume the information. When you first begin to work with Responsive Design you will define your breakpoints at the exact device widths that you are looking to target. Most often these are the smart phone (usually the iPhone at 320px and 480px), the tablet (usually the iPad at 768px and 1024px) and finally anything above 1024px. I hope I didn’t hurt your feelings but seriously, you’re approaching this in the wrong way. Instead of being concerned with device breakpoints the best practice is to design for your smallest viewport first.

Reponsive design : les Media Queries Avant, créer un webdesign, c’était simplement créer l’interface pour les écrans d’ordinateurs. Il y avait plusieurs contraintes, notamment la gestion des différents navigateurs, mais on devait aussi faire avec les différentes résolutions existantes. Aujourd’hui, c’est toujours le cas, mais le problème des résolutions est devenu encore plus important avec l’avènement de la navigation mobile. C’est pourquoi on parle maintenant de responsive design, un terme qui regroupe diverses choses et qui signifie en gros qu’un design peut s’adapter aux différentes tailles d’écran.

Media Queries for Standard Devices If you think responsive's simple, I feel bad for you son. We got 99 viewports, but the iPhone's just one. —Josh Brewer, March 10, 2010 A major component of responsive design is creating the right experience for the right device. Media Query Snippets - list of media queries Landscape @media (max-device-width: 1024px) and (orientation: landscape) { } Portrait @media (max-device-width: 600px) and (orientation: portrait) { } @media (max-device-width: 1280px) and (orientation: landscape) { } How To Use CSS3 Media Queries To Create a Mobile Version of Your Website Advertisement Many companies try to create a great experience for customers. But few are willing to make the changes required to deliver on that promise.

How To Write Mobile-first CSS 17th Dec 2014 Building responsive websites is a must-have skill for front-end developers today. When we speak about responsive websites, the term mobile-first pops into mind immediately. We know the importance of designing from a mobile-first perspective. Unfortunately, much less was said about coding from a mobile-first approach.

Responsive Web Design · An A List Apart Article 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. Article Continues Below A building’s foundation defines its footprint, which defines its frame, which shapes the facade.

The 100% correct way to do CSS breakpoints – freeCodeCamp For the next minute or so, I want you to forget about CSS. Forget about web development. Forget about digital user interfaces. And as you forget these things, I want you to allow your mind to wander. Responsive CSS Patterns without Media Queries Let me start by saying that despite the title, this article is not about doing away with media queries or media query bashing in any way. Media queries are incredibly useful and I use them all the time for all sorts of things. However, they don’t solve all our responsive design problems. It’s often desirable to effect changes to an arrangement of elements based on the dimensions of their container, rather than the viewport. To solve this problem, the concept of element queries was born. However, element queries aren’t really a thing yet, and Mat Marquis has demonstrated some problems with the concept and reformulated them as container queries.

Responsive web design : Les autres usages Un site web « adaptatif » Vous l’aurez remarqué, depuis quelques temps, le web ne se consomme plus seulement derrière son écran d’ordinateur mais sur des tas de nouveaux appareils ayant chacun leurs spécificités (Taille de l’écran, résolution, connectivité internet, écran tactile, …). Au début de cette transition, beaucoup se sont lancés dans la création de site internet dédié au mobile afin de permettre aux utilisateurs nomades, d’avoir accès à l’information dans une version souvent très simpliste. A cette époque, il n’était pas rare de trouver deux versions d’un site internet (La version Desktop et la version Mobile). Aujourd’hui, la multiplication des types de terminaux fait qu’il n’est plus possible de réfléchir de manière binaire (Si l’utilisateur n’est pas sur ordinateur de bureau, alors il est sur un téléphone portable).

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