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All Together Now: Content & Collaboration in a Responsive Redesign

Harvard College knew it was time for a website overhaul: While prospective students who visited campus raved about the welcoming staff, those who only used the website said Harvard felt distant and formal. Users had to navigate three different but often near-duplicate websites—the College, Admissions, and Financial Aid—to get critical information. Amid it all, mobile […]

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Adaptive vs. Responsive, what’s the difference?

“Responsive design” is a subset of a larger concept which is called “Adaptive design”. When talking about responsive we refer to the layout only (Ethan Marcotte, fluid grids, flexible images & media queries). “Adaptive design” on the other hand includes much more than just fluid layout. In practice it means the same thing as progressive […]

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★ Bookmarks for October 17th

These are my links for October 17th: Foundation: The Most Advanced Responsive Front-end Framework from ZURB –

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★ Bookmarks for October 15th

These are my links for October 15th: This Is Responsive – Tips, Resources and Patterns for Responsive Web Design

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★ Bookmarks for October 12th

These are my links for October 12th: Web Design 101: Adaptive vs. Responsive Design – ** Adaptive web design ** The term adaptive web design (AWD) was coined by author Aaron Gustafson, who wrote a book of the same name about the topic. Put simply, AWD uses the components of progressive enhancement (PE) to define […]

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★ Bookmarks for October 12th

These are my links for October 12th: css – Media Queries: How to target desktop, tablet and mobile? – Stack Overflow – @media (min-width:320px) { /* smartphones, iPhone, portrait 480×320 phones */ } @media (min-width:481px) { /* portrait e-readers (Nook/Kindle), smaller tablets @ 600 or @ 640 wide. */ } @media (min-width:641px) { /* portrait […]

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★ Bookmarks for October 8th

These are my links for October 8th: Implementing Responsive Design | Building sites for an anywhere, everywhere web – ABOUT THE BOOK New devices and platforms emerge daily. Browsers iterate at a remarkable pace. Faced with this volatile landscape we can either struggle for control or we can embrace the inherent flexibility of the web. […]

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★ Bookmarks for October 7th

These are my links for October 7th: Adactio: Journal—A responsive mind –

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