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A Responsive CSS Background Image Technique - Inspect Element

A Responsive CSS Background Image Technique - Inspect Element | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
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 I came across the need to make a background image responsive, keeping the same aspect ratio at different widths. The limitation was that we couldn’t change any HTML or back end code so changing it to a simple imgwas out of the question.

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Responsive vs. Adaptive Design: What’s the Best Choice for Designers? - UXPin

Responsive vs. Adaptive Design: What’s the Best Choice for Designers? - UXPin | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
Put simply, responsive is fluid and adapts to the size of the screen no matter what the target device. Responsive uses CSS media queries to change styles based on the target device such as display type, width, height etc., and only one of these is necessary for the site to adapt to different screens.
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3 responsive design disasters (and how to avoid them)

3 responsive design disasters (and how to avoid them) | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
This article has discussed only the 3 most commonly encountered responsive design disasters, but there are plenty of other ways for a good design to go wrong. Preventing errors is not too difficult.
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Responsive Tables in Pure CSS - LivingSocial's Technology Blog

Responsive Tables in Pure CSS - LivingSocial's Technology Blog | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
You can pull in content from HTML data attributes using content: attr(data-label) on the before/after pseudo classes. With this in mind, let’s take a look at how we can reorganize the table structure on mobile devices
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10 ‘Tried And Tested’ Practices For Smooth Navigation On Mobile Websites

10 ‘Tried And Tested’ Practices For Smooth Navigation On Mobile Websites | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
The touch system of smartphones needs friendly website navigation for better browsing. A single wrong touch can annoy the user and hence leads to website switching. Do you want that?
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Merging Responsive Web Design Ideas for Desktop & Mobile

Merging Responsive Web Design Ideas for Desktop & Mobile | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
The merger of design trends for desktop and mobile screens has been underway for years, but only recently have designers had the tools necessary to create a seamless connection.
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Beyond Media Queries — It’s Time to Get Elemental

Beyond Media Queries — It’s Time to Get Elemental | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
With media queries hogging the limelight, the discussion around element queries isn’t gathering enough momentum. While media queries help us with RWD, they are limited. We need to look beyond.
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Assessing Mobile Usability With Google Webmaster Tools

Assessing Mobile Usability With Google Webmaster Tools | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
In this article, we’ll review how to flag mobile issues in Webmaster Tools, explain the most common issues and learn how to assess mobile usability problems on your website based on these flags. Because mobile usability has become a greater priority in Google’s ranking algorithm, ensuring an optimal mobile experience on every website has become more important than ever.
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Designing a Responsive Website for Higher Education / Randy Jensen Online

Designing a Responsive Website for Higher Education / Randy Jensen Online | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
But as anyone in the industry knows, every day that passes, new technologies are being added to the modern developer’s toolbelt and building a website has only gotten more challenging.
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How Big Is Google's Mobile-Friendly Algorithm? Bigger Than Panda Or Penguin

How Big Is Google's Mobile-Friendly Algorithm? Bigger Than Panda Or Penguin | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
Google did say when they announced the mobile-friendly ranking algorithm that this would have a “significant impact” on the mobile search results. This is key, it is only impacting the mobile results and even so, it will have more of an impact than Panda or Penguin.
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Probably Use initial-scale=1 | CSS-Tricks

Probably Use initial-scale=1 | CSS-Tricks | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
But even if you are using viewport , there are subtle differences in the value you put in it.
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Responsive Images 101, Part 2: Img Required

Responsive Images 101, Part 2: Img Required | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
No matter what responsive images solution you use, is required.
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One of the main reasons why we need solutions for responsive images is because the <img> element is insufficient. It only has one src and we need multiple sources. No matter what responsive images solution you use, <img> is required.

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Sorry, your site is not responsive - Headscape

If you really want a site to be responsive then you need to tackle all the issues and site performance is definitely one of them.
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15 Best Practices for Responsible Responsive Web Design - How To Make Money Online

15 Best Practices for Responsible Responsive Web Design - How To Make Money Online | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it

Responsive web design is not just a matter of squeezing and stretching. It’s about delivering one website countless ways depending on the width of the screen. It truly takes an expert to responsively code a website.

 

 

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Setting a Web Performance Budget: Where to Start - The Hanger Blog

Setting a Web Performance Budget: Where to Start - The Hanger Blog | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
A performance budget is a group of limits to certain values, that affect site performance, that may not be exceeded in the design and development of any web project.
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How To Sell Responsive Web Design To Your Clients - SpyreStudios

How To Sell Responsive Web Design To Your Clients - SpyreStudios | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
Responsive web design is not the wave of the future – it is a best practice today. If a site is not multi-device friendly, it is behind the times and in serious need of a redesign.
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Mobile Navigation — Medium

Mobile Navigation — Medium | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it

This article tries to find alternatives navigations and explains them. Why? Because personally, I have been convinced that hamburger menus are the easy solution which come with a lot of drawbacks

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Responsive Design with Viewport Control - bitsofco.de

Responsive Design with Viewport Control - bitsofco.de | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
When it comes to implementing responsive design, css media queries seem to get all the attention. Although admittedly all the leg work is done with media queries, a site is not responsive without viewport control.
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Responsive Images 101, Part 5: Sizes

Responsive Images 101, Part 5: Sizes | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
When we last left our intrepid web developers, they had discovered the power of srcset width descriptors, only to be faced with a new challenge—the browser only knows the size of the viewport when it begins downloading images.

Now, it is time to meet the hero of our story: the sizes attribute.
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Mobile-friendly sites and SEO • Yoast

Mobile-friendly sites and SEO • Yoast | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
Last month, Google actually announced a change in their algorithm before it had already happened. In this post they mention that starting April 21st mobile-friendliness will become a ranking factor more and more.
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The future of responsive web design

The future of responsive web design | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
It’s almost incomprehensible in 2015 to build a website that isn’t responsive. The technique has developed to the point that most designers no longer say, ‘responsive web design,’ we say, ‘web design,’ and mean exactly the same thing.
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Media Queries for Standard Devices | CSS-Tricks

Choosing breakpoints based on your design and not specific devices is a smart way to go. But sometimes you just need a little help getting one particular situation under control.
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How to Test Responsive Designs

How to Test Responsive Designs | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
This short tutorial shows you how to perform responsive design testing with Google Chrome's device mode feature.
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Testing your responsive web designs is crucial because the user experience on mobile devices is quite different from desktops. DevTools is an incredibly powerful tool, and device mode makes it an even more indispensable part of the modern web designer’s toolkit.

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Responsive Images 101, Part 3: Srcset Display Density

Responsive Images 101, Part 3: Srcset Display Density | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
The reason why we want to use srcset is because it gives the browser choice. When we use the media attribute provided by the element, we’re dictating to the browser what image it must use. That makes sense for art direction.
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Responsive Images 101: Definitions

Responsive Images 101: Definitions | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
a new series of articles called Responsive Images 101 that will cover everything from why we need responsive images to how to pick the right responsive images solution.
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How We Adapted Atomic Design

How We Adapted Atomic Design | Responsive WebDesign | Scoop.it
The reason that I don’t want to get into more details is because my goal here is not to explain to you every detail of what Atomic Design is, but instead to let you know of a time it fell short.
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