Tuesday, July 16, 2013

[web-design] Re: Fluid Web Design


Thanks Ron. I will keep that in mind.

One of my professors suggested using em's for font-size to keep text in proportion with the containing element no matter what the screen size is. I will give his and your recommnedations a try.


--- In web-design@yahoogroups.com, "Email.MajorPayne@..." <Email.MajorPayne@...> wrote:
> Might help:
> FitText.js plugin (FitText is a jQuery plugin that makes your font-sizes
> flexible, allowing headlines to automatically-expand to fit the available
> space): http://fittextjs.com/
> Adapt.js - Adaptive CSS: http://adapt.960.gs/
> responsivepx – screen-size testing tool: http://responsivepx.com/
> Sizing (Web) components (13Jul2013): https://medium.com/p/8f433689736f
> In Search of the Holy Grail: http://www.alistapart.com/articles/holygrail/
> Choosing Dimensions for Your Web Page Layout: http://www.elated
> com/articles/choosing-dimensions-for-your-web-page-layout/
> How to create flexible sites quickly using standards like CSS and XHTML:
> http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/web/library/wa-rapid/
> Designing for the Web: Resolution and Size: http://sitepointcom.createsend4
> com/t/y/l/ydlyuyd/birtthtw/h/
> Care With Font Size: http://www.w3.org/QA/Tips/font-size
> Ron
> -------Original Message-------
> From: goon70056
> Date: 7/15/2013 2:24:32 PM
> To: web-design@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: [web-design] Fluid Web Design
> I have been playing around with fluid web designs lately. I believe I almost
> have it down, but the one thing I can not figure out is how to get text to
> resize with a shift in window size. Can't seem to find a good tutorial on
> this; all I keep coming across is media queries, which I am trying to avoid,
> as as I almost positive there has to be a way to accomplish test re-sizing
> without queries. Thanks in advance.
> Derron (goon70056@...)
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