Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video Making adjustments for large screens, part of Creating a Responsive Web Design.
- So now we're going to add additional…media queries into our CSS file.…You're going to change the pixel dimensions…at which you make changes,…which is typically referred to as a break point,…based on your design.…So if I come in here to the design and I…collapse this down,…I'm going to start running into a problem…when the navigation up here starts to wrap…and when my hero text starts to collide with…the background image.…So now to figure out what this particular space is,…you can take a screenshot…and measure this in a graphics program.…If you have a screenshot utility,…on the MacIntosh if I hit…command option Shift+4 for example,…I'll get a cross-hair where I can click and drag…and see numbers on there.…
Or another option is to use an inspection tool…that might be included with your browser.…Firefox has some plug-ins that you can install,…Chrome, Safari and Explorer all have…inspection tools that are built in.…So to see how I might use an inspection tool,…I can right-click, choose Inspect Element.…I can come over here and select the body element.…
The exercise files for this course are free to all members. Download them and start creating your own responsive websites today.
- Planning your layout
- Creating HTML containers, content, and links
- Creating and styling the layout with CSS
- Creating a menu system
- Styling headings, body text, and footers
- Styling and repositioning navigation links
- Swapping high-resolution graphics for Retina displays
- Making sure content is printable
Skill Level Beginner
Building a Responsive Portfolio Sitewith Justin Seeley1h 47m Intermediate
Design the Web: Responsive SVG Imageswith Chris Converse22m 50s Beginner
Building a Responsive Single-Page Design with Sasswith Ray Villalobos4h 55m Intermediate
Creating a Responsive Presentation in HTML5with Justin Putney1h 25m Intermediate
1. Preparing the HTML Content and Structure
2. Creating the Style and Layout with CSS
3. Creating a Menu System with CSS
4. Making Layout Adjustments for Large and Medium Screens
5. Making Adjustments for Small Screens
6. Making Adjustments for the Smallest Screens
7. Making Layout and Content Adjustments for Print
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