Inline-block for vertically aligned grids

If you’ve tried to vertically align items with CSS, you know it can be tricky but possible. Where it appears to get complicated is when trying to build a responsive web design (RWD) grid that vertically aligns items in each …

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RTL CSS with Sass

Supporting both right-to-left (RTL), often bi-directional (BiDi), and left-to-right (LTR) renderings of Web pages can be complicated. However, including a CSS preprocessor (such as Sass or LESS) to your workflow can simplify things a lot. I have worked on three …

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Em values in JavaScript

If you don’t know what ems are or why you would use them, now is the time. Em units are extremely useful and are an essential component of responsive Web design (RWD). Unfortunately, browsers have failed to provide support for …

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What size is my viewport?

Using JavaScript to get the actual viewport width Responsive Web design is making a positive and lasting impact to the web as we know it. Along with most change comes new scenarios. I think it’s safe to say that supporting …

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Images in a responsive Web

Fluid content and any screen size are foundational notions of responsive Web design. However, figuring out how to best implement images in a responsive Web site is a problem with as many questions as answers. As the viewport changes size …

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