Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up the header, part of Creating a Responsive Web Design.
- So now we're ready to start styling…the heading area for print…and we're going to start referencing…some of our images as well.…The first thing we need to do…is go back to the exercise files…and get all of the print graphics.…Back in the exercise files let's find chapter 7…Ch07 then 07_01…inside of here there's a graphics directory…and here are all of the print graphics.…Let's copy and paste or option and drag these…over to the images directory of our main project.…
Once you have the images copied…let's go back to our print.css file…let's scroll down and let's target our header element.…Type header, put in our brackets…we're going to set a position value of relative.…Let's hit a few returns…and now what we're going to do…is make use of that banner graphic for print…but instead of assigning it to the background image…we're going to use the pseudo element…so we can place it into the page…with the same sort of effect…that using an image tag might do…if we were to modify the HTML.…
So let's type header::after…put in our brackets, we'll define our content…
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 46s Beginner
Building a Responsive Single-Page Design with Sasswith Ray Villalobos4h 55m Intermediate
Creating a Responsive Presentation in HTML5with Justin Putney1h 24m 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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