Introduction to Responsive Web Design

A session at Introduction to Responsive Web Design (RWD)

Join DC Web Women for another Code(Her) workshop where Clarissa Peterson will spend 2 hours introducing you to the hot topic of responsive web design (RWD)! During this session, Clarissa will:

  • Define responsive web design (RWD) and explain how it differs from other approaches to web design/layout
  • Show examples of how various websites are successfully using RWD to provide users with a quality experience across screen sizes and devices
  • Lead you in a hands-on exercise to convert a fixed-width layout to a responsive layout using techniques such as fluid grids, flexible images, and media queries
  • Discuss "responsive workflow" and how to adapt your design and development process to accommodate RWD
  • Provide a list of resources where you can learn more about RWD

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Clarissa Peterson

UX designer & developer, author of Learning Responsive Web Design

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Date Tue 14th August 2012

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  • Learning Responsive Web Design

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