Fluid Images — Unstoppable Robot Ninja
(Hello! If you think this article’s interesting, you might check out my ALA article on responsive web design.) I’ve always hated publishing. To wit: One of the really solid criticisms lobbied against my Fluid Grids article for ALA was that all of my examples were pretty text-heavy. In Which “Looking Across the Pond for Help” Is a Pretty Decent Answer, As It Turns Out Since I started mucking around with this whole “stylesheets” thing, Richard Rutter has been one of those CSS giants on whose shoulders I frequently stand. A few years back, Richard published a brilliant series of experiments with max-width and images, which I pored over when I was first working on this blog. This solved the problem beautifully. And as it turns out, this works just fine for most embedded videos, too: So while this is shaping up nicely, we’re not quite done. As it turns out, not quite. But first, the bad news: as far as I can tell, we have to write off Firefox 2 and below. Sadly, it also caused another bug.