Chapter 1. Learning to work responsively

This chapter covers

  • An overview of a responsive workflow
  • Using a prototype to communicate responsive design
  • Building a simple responsive website

As the web has evolved, we’ve learned new tactics. We’ve established new ways of working and added them to our older ways. Responsive web design has given us a whole new set of skills to add to our workflow. But before we can start discussing those skills, we need to answer a simple question. What exactly is “the responsive web”?

Remember when people called the internet the “information superhighway”? It sounds cheesy now, but imagine that “superhighway.” Right now it’s full of people in sports cars, 18-wheelers, bicycles, family sedans, racecars, and ...

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