- Why responsive design is becoming so popular, and how to develop for it
- How to structure your HTML for responsive development
- How to use media queries to optimize the look and feel of your site
- What grid systems are, why you should use them, and the options available
Published by: Apress | Publication date: 08/25/2014Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 316 pages
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool, which runs on a web hosting service. It is used to implement responsive themes, to make WordPress sites optimized for mobile devices.This book will teach you how to design and develop your very own responsive WordPress theme and also submit your theme to the WordPress.org repository. The book starts with an introduction to the Responsive Web Design concepts and techniques. Then, it explains how to set up a local WordPress environment and also helps you understand the structure of the WordPress theme. Finally, we learn to create responsive comments in WordPress and also have a look at static pages and index templates. By the end of this book, you will have a better understanding of responsive theme development in WordPress and a WordPress Codex.
Published by: Packt Publishing | Publication date: 06/30/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 228 pages
Responsive Web Design made handy and recollect everything at one shot for the professional using HTML5, CSS3 & jQuery. This book helps in developing HTML 5:Develop and design HTML5 for structuring and presenting content for the World Wide WebUsing HTML5 you can build powerful Responsive Web Sites (RWD) CSS 3:Defines how the elements to be displayed In a web pageGenerally used with HTML to change the style of web pages and user interfaces for the mobile applicationsjQuery:Develop and design Responsive Web Design using jQuery.Apply different types of effects to the jQuery selectors using jQuery Events.Create animation effects using jQuery.Create web application using different types of manipulations like HTML,CSS and DOM manipulations
Publication date: 06/28/2017Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 75 pages
CSS lets you create professional-looking websites, but learning its finer points can be tricky—even for seasoned web developers. This fully updated edition provides the most modern and effective tips, tricks, and tutorial-based instruction on CSS available today. Learn how to use new tools such as Flexbox and Sass to build web pages that look great and run fast on any desktop or mobile device. Ideal for casual and experienced designers alike.The important stuff you need to know:
- Start with the basics. Write CSS-friendly HTML, including the HTML5 tags recognized by today’s browsers.
- Design for mobile devices. Create web pages that look great when visitors use them on the go.
- Make your pages work for you. Add animations that capture the imagination, and forms that get the job done.
- Take control of page layouts. Use professional design techniques such as floats and positioning.
- Make your layouts more flexible. Design websites with Flexbox that adjust to different devices and screen sizes.
- Work more efficiently. Write less CSS code and work with smaller files, using Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets (Sass).
Published by: O'Reilly Media | Publication date: 08/13/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 720 pages
- Build well-organized, easy-to-maintain web applications by letting ASP.NET MVC 5, Bootstrap, and Knockout.js do the heavy lifting
- Use ASP.NET MVC 5 to build server-side web applications, interact with a database, and dynamically render HTML
- Create responsive views with Bootstrap that render on a variety of modern devices; you may never code with CSS again
- Add Knockout.js to enhance responsive web design with snappy client-side interactions driven by your server-side web application
Published by: O'Reilly Media | Publication date: 05/18/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 280 pages
Responsive design is a default these days, but we are all still figuring out just the right process and techniques to better craft responsive websites. That’s why Smashing Magazine created a new book — to gather practical techniques and strategies from people who have learned how to get things done right, in actual projects with actual real-world challenges.The Smashing Book 5: Real-Life Responsive Web Design is Smashing Magazine’s brand new book with smart front-end techniques and design patterns derived from real-life responsive projects. Part 2 features 8 chapters on web fonts, responsive images, responsive email, debugging, performance and offline experience, — just what you need to master all the tricky facets and hurdles of responsive design.Written by Andrew Clarke, Bram Stein, Fabio Carneiro, John Allsopp, Matt Gaunt, Tom Maslen, Yoav Weis and Vitaly Friedman.Please note that the corresponding Part 1 of Smashing Book 5 is also available with even more responsive web design tips and tricks — among others on responsive workflow, SVG, Flexbox, content strategy and design patterns.TABLE OF CONTENTS:•A Responsive Way Forward — written by Vitaly Friedman•Web Fonts Performance — written by Bram Stein•Responsive Images — written by Yoav Weiss•Testing And Debugging Responsive Web Design — written by Tom Maslen•Responsive Email Design — written by Fabio Carneiro•Performance Optimization Roadmap — written by Vitaly Friedman•Beyond Responsive: Optimizing For Offiline — written by John Allsopp and Matt Gaunt•Counting Stars: Creativity Over Predictability — written by Andrew Clarke
Published by: Smashing Magazine | Publication date: 06/24/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 424 pages
Yes, you can use responsive web design to create high performance, compelling websites. With this practical book, author Tom Barker demonstrates that responsive design is not just a frontend-only approach, but also a philosophy for taking advantage of the entire web stack. Responsive design patterns and anti-patterns, derived from heavily used real-world sites, are guiding principles throughout the book.Ideal for frontend-focused web developers, this book shows you how to incorporate responsiveness and performance into your project plan, use Node.js for device-specific functionality on the backend, and write automated tests for a continuous integration environment. You’ll explore many useful tools and responsive frameworks, and gain useful insights from Barker’s own experience with responsive design along the way.
- Get a primer on web performance concepts, web runtime performance, and performance tracking tools
- Write functionality with Node.js that serves up a device-specific experience to the client
- Explore client-side solutions, such as lazy loading entire sections of a page—including images, styling, and content
- Validate service level agreements (SLAs) by writing automated tests with PhantomJS
- Examine several responsive frameworks, including the author’s server-side framework, Ripple
Published by: O'Reilly Media | Publication date: 11/07/2014Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 176 pages
Create Web Designs That Work Perfectly on Any Device—Simply and Beautifully! Billions of people access the web via smartphones, tablets, and devices of all types, using every imaginable interface and display. But they all want the same thing: the right information, right now, delivered in the most aesthetically pleasing way possible. Give them what they want with Responsive Mobile Design . Whether you’re a developer, designer, or manager, Phil Dutson teaches you principles, techniques, and best practices for delivering a successful experience to all users on all devices. Dutson shows how to design sites that are responsive “from the start,” while keeping development simple and flexible. Next, he delivers complete technical know-how for transforming responsive designs into responsive sites. You’ll find coverage of key issues such as integrating media content, optimizing performance, and serving Retina or high-density displays. Throughout, he combines detailed and practical explanations with functional, easy-to-reuse code snippets. Coverage includes• Demonstrating why “mobile first” is still a best practice• Fusing content, structure, and beauty to deliver experiences users love• Using responsive images to improve speed and convey visual messages more effectively• Using grid systems without making it feel like your design is “locked in a box”• Mastering measurement values such as px, em, rem, and viewport units—and understanding their crucial differences• Improving the finer details of your design with web fonts• Retrofitting current websites to prepare them for the future• Introducing web components into your HTML markup• Using built-in browser development tools to streamline debugging and “in-browser” prototyping
Published by: Addison-Wesley Professional | Publication date: 08/28/2014Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 240 pages
Design and deliver an optimal user experience for all devicesAbout This Book
- Get to grips with the core functionality of RWD through examples
- Discover how to make layouts, content and media flexible, and explore why a content-first approach is more effective
- Maximize the performance of your web pages so that they work across all browsers and devices irrespective of the screen size
- Explore various layout options
- Understand what can be achieved in the browser, without the use of third-party tools
- Executing media queries to benefit responsive designs
- Understand the basics of responsive workflow and boilerplate frameworks
- Improve performance of responsive web design
- Maintain compatibility across various browsers
Published by: Packt Publishing | Publication date: 08/29/2016Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 174 pages
This book takes you through the ropes of developing dynamic and professional content manage system templates (joomla*) with tips on how to market them.
Publication date: 12/18/2016Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 174 pages