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Responsive Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 Essentials by Asoj Talesra, Gaurav Gupta, Alex Libby

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Preparing our development environment

Okay, we've covered enough general background; time to get more practical!

There are many tools available to help us, when constructing responsive sites; this of course includes tools such as JavaScript or jQuery, but also plugins such as FitVids (to manage videos, responsively) or ResponsiveSlides for creating responsive carousels.

However, we're not going to use any of them. All we need is a text editor and a browser, and nothing more! We're not going to download anything as part of completing the exercises in this book.

Yes, I hear those exclamations of incredulity. I must have lost my marbles, I hear you say. There is a very good reason for this approach though; let me explain:

On too many occasions, I see ...

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