Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video The strategy for our layout, part of Creating a Responsive Web Design.
- Now before we start adding some HTML to our content,…we should have some idea of the different sections…that we're going to need in order to recreate the layout…that we're after.…Based on this particular layout, we're going to need…a header element,…we're going to need three section elements,…a footer element,…and then a navigation element.…Now because we're going to be moving the navigation…to the top of the document with CSS,…the navigation is actually going to be between…the third section and the footer.…So showing the navigation down here…is a little more accurate to what we're going to be doing…in the HTML file.…
And then finally we're going to have a div…that's going to be outside of all of these elements.…This will be the highest-most element…inside of the body tag.…And we'll use an id, and we'll name this page.…This way, when we absolute position items…or give properties to individual elements here…such as width=100, they'll all be based…on this div container called page.…And then as we progress through the course…
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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