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jQuery for Designers : Beginner's Guide - Second Edition by Natalie MacLees

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Time for action – creating a masonry layout

Perform the following steps to create a tiled layout:

  1. We'll get started by creating a basic HTML document and the associated files and folders just like we did in Chapter 1, Designer, Meet jQuery. In the body of the HTML document, we'll set up a container with a series of repeating elements inside. We'll use a list (<ul>) as the container and individual list items (<li>) inside for the repeating elements. Inside each list item, we'll place an image and some text that describes that image, as follows:
    <div class="content"> <h1>Cats of the World</h1> </div> <ul class="container"> <li class="cat"> <figure> <img src="images/siamese.jpg"> <figcaption> <h2>Siamese</h2> </figcaption> </figure> <div class="info"> ...

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