Join Justin Putney for an in-depth discussion in this video Looking at technology choices, part of Responsive Design Workflows.
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One of the biggest challenges in a responsive design project is choosing which…technologies you'll use.…This video will walk you through that challenge, and provide you with a checklist…to help you plan your project.…Planning the technologies you would use is important for a number of reasons.…First, it affects who can work on your project.…If you have a team of designers, for example, it's important that your workflow…is not centered around coding.…It also affects the timeline of your project. If you have to change course…mid-project, your project will likely be unprofitable, and frustrating.…
Additionally, different technologies may require more production or planning…time. It also may affect your role in the project.…You might serve as a lead on certain projects using one technology, and on…projects using unfamiliar technologies,…you may have to contract out work.…For these reasons, the technology plan should be assembled early in the process…in order to gain the most benefit.…At the time of recording this course, here are some of the technologies that are…
- What is responsive design?
- Understanding concepts like scaling and interaction mediums
- Building a team and explaining job roles
- Planning for color and typefaces
- What developers and designers should provide
- Setting client expectations
- Working with a budget
- Investigating design solutions
- Hiring team members and contractors