I have just returned from Frontend United in Athens. I spoke there on CSS Grid Layout and ran my Advanced Layout Workshop. Despite the best efforts of British Airways, in the middle of their global IT meltdown, managed to get home again! Slides for the talk at the conference are here.
Rachel Andrew, CSS Layout News
An excellent reference page for writing mode written by Chen Hui Jing.
In a follow-up to his Gridded Headings post that I included last week, Eric Meyer notes:
"In that combination of similarity and difference, I can sense an incredible range of capability, chock full of nuance and brimming with possibility. There are going to be ways to put these things together that nobody has figured out yet. I know I keep saying this, but there’s a vast landscape opening, so vast that I don’t think we can even guess how far it extends yet, let alone have mapped its terrain."
A post with examples showing how to use full page video backgrounds.
In this post I explain why right now is a very good time to learn about CSS Layout.
Nice to see people reading specs. There are so many useful things you can find out by doing so, as this post shows.
A post detailing how best to check for Grid support in a way that will enable your grid layout to work when Edge ships their updated implementation.
"Forms are not a source of entertainment. The floating label won’t make users enjoy using forms. Users don’t care. They just want the outcome."
I've distilled my knowledge about CSS Layout into this training course. This course has something for you if you are new to CSS, have been using frameworks for a while and want to understand how they work, or have been doing this for a while but want to understand the newer layout methods. The course includes video tutorials, text explanations and all the starting points to follow along.
The full table of contents gives an overview of what you can learn - at your own pace. We also have a Slack community where you can ask questions about the course materials.
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