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Learning CSS Grids

Learn the CSS Grid in ASCII… you know you want to! It actually gets a lot more detailed than ascii diagrams though, but it is a very good way to showcase the layout and changes required at different viewports. Varun uses a product grid over at Aldo shoes to show how Grid can make it super easy to achieve really fluid and gorgeous layouts.

CSS Grid Varun Vachhar

There are many different ways to define a grid. I’m going to start by focusing on a basic scenario: 4 columns x 5 rows. grid-template-rows & grid-template-columnsallow us to define the count and sizing of rows and columns respectively. We can list out the tracks as shown in the example below.

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