Tag Archives : CSS Layout January 2015

  • GSS: Layout Reimagined

    Layout on the web is certainly an extremely time consuming process and the most outdated. Floats and such still don’t cut it. At it’s core, Grid Style Sheets (GSS) reimagines CSS layout and harnesses the Cassowary Constraint Solver – the same algorithm Apple uses to compute native layout. OK sounds good, but is it a pre-processor? Well… no not exactly. Read More →

  • Fixed Curtains Pattern

    Layout patterns are great for initiating projects quickly, but the ones that provide a plethora of opinionated styles can become frustrating and overwhelming to remove when desired. I’d like to share a few examples and end with a free HTML layout pattern for you to help alleviate unwanted styling and get started on a template pattern quicker that I call “Fixed Curtains.” Read More →

  • Sayonara Faux Columns, Hello Flexbox

    This article is outdated and no longer accurate. Find up-to-date information about flexbox at HTML5 Please.

    Layout and Web Design go hand in hand like peanut butter and jelly. We can’t possibly have one without the other. It’s imperative we
    have great layouts in order for our users to find and read the content we the authors/site owners deem as important. As we learned from Dan Cederholm, Faux Columns gave web designers a solution for floated columns to stretch to the bottom of their parent container. Read More →