Ethan Marcotte chats with Louis Simoneau about responsive web design and the Boston Globe’s new responsive site.
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Ethan Marcotte: Responsive Web Design Interview — The Way of Responsive Web Design | Design Interview
Ethan Marcottee explains responsive web design. He also takes us through his own process to building a responsive site which includes applying media queries and designing for the mobile.
This week we were joined by Ethan Marcotte, our chauffeur into the brave new world of responsive web design. We’ve been getting a good amount of questions about RWD, so we’ve saved the best ones up for a special espisode from the man himself. We talk about (roughly in order):
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What is responsive design? When shouldn’t you use responsive design? Using image sprites with responsive design? Scaling images in responsive design Responsive display advertising Making the jQuery plugin DataTables responsive Grid systems to help the transition into responsive design Is hiding inline images good enough to prevent them from loading? Embedded tweets in responsive design Masonry style layouts
At NDC, Carl and Richard talk to Bruce Lawson about responsive web design. Responsive web design from Bruce’s point of view is web pages that are able to adjust to the browser and device that they are being viewed on. From the huge displays on desktop PCs to the tiny screens of smartphones, you can make your web pages work effectively! Bruce talks about some of the tools and libraries available to simplify responsive web design, so check out the links from the show!