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Posts Tagged: responsive web design
All the major browsers now have zoom functions built in, which may make it seem like there’s no longer any need for liquid or elastic layouts. Not so.
Create the appearance of a single image by layering multiple images on top of each other. The pieces can slide around the page as its width is changed, making it a perfect technique for liquid layouts.
It’s possible to dynamically “crop” both background and foreground images as the layout changes in width, solving the problem of overflowing fixed-width images in a flexible page.
Simple CSS techniques can make the content images inside your liquid or elastic pages scale with the layout.
I’ve updated my original post on sites to explore for flexible web design inspiration.
Liquid and elastic web sites don’t have to be ugly or boring. There are plenty of beautiful examples of flexible design to inspire you.