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Responsive Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 by Ben Frain

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CSS Grid systems

CSS Grid systems/frameworks are a potentially divisive subject. Some designers swear by them, others swear at them. In a bid to minimize hate mail, I'm going to say I sit entirely on the fence. Whilst I can understand why some developers think they are superfluous and in certain instances create extraneous code, I can also appreciate their value for rapidly prototyping layouts.

Here are a few CSS frameworks that offer varying degrees of "responsive" support:

Of these, I personally favor the Columnal grid system as it has a fluid grid built-in alongside media queries ...

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