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Case Study: lynnandtonic.com 2017 refresh

January 23rd, 2018 by Lynn Fisher

A couple of weeks ago we featured lynnandtonic.com with its 21 different layouts and brilliant use of CSS Grid Layout. While I was preparing a review of the site and trying to reverse engineer how it was put together, Lynn has written an overview of the process herself. Thanks Lynn!

Mental Illness in the Web Industry

January 22nd, 2018 by Brandon Gregory

I lost my best friend to mental illness a few years ago. It was, and still is, a tragedy and one which I’m not sure I’ll ever fully get over. Mental Health/Illness is a very serious issue, both in and outside of the web industry. If you ever struggle with mental health please know that […]

A Pinterest Progressive Web App Performance Case Study

January 16th, 2018 by Stefan Baumgartner

Pinterest’s new mobile web experience is a Progressive Web App. In this post we’ll cover some of their work to load fast on mobile hardware by keeping JavaScript bundles lean and adopting Service Workers for network resilience.

HTTPS explained with carrier pigeons

January 15th, 2018 by Andrea Zanin

I often recommend moving to HTTPS because of all the benefits you get on top of being secure, like HTTP/2 and Service Workers for instance. But what _is_ HTTPS really? Could you explain it to someone if they asked you the question? Like really explain it? Take 5 minutes and you’ll be an expert!

Fresh From The Podcast

RWD Podcast #66 : Grid Layout, Ecommerce Performance, and IphoneX

September 29th, 2017

Grid Layout, Ecommerce Performance, and IphoneX

RWD Podcast 65 : Public speaking, Hololens, NBC Redesign

June 9th, 2017

This week I talk about a recent presentation course I attended along with a series of the most important links this week.

RWD Podcast 64

May 18th, 2017

I’m just back from a few weeks in Australia visiting family and getting the podcast back up and running again. This week we go through the best links for the weekly newsletter.

Most Recent Articles

Should I use system fonts or web fonts?

November 21st, 2017

Web fonts were an amazing step forward towards creating a more beautifully designed web. No longer were we restrained by the handful of choices that “Web Safe” fonts provided us, we now had the ability to bring just about any typeface to the web in the knowledge that everyone would see the same thing

RWD Weekly #282

November 3rd, 2017

Hello and welcome to RWD Weekly edition #282. This week there were a couple of articles that called attention to AMP and the way in which it is possibly gaining traction under false pretences. These articles are our features this week and did cause a bit of a stir when The Register picked up one […]

RWD Weekly #269

July 31st, 2017

Grid fallbacks, Design Versioning, Web Performance, Responsive Typography and more