How to Develop Website with Responsive Design?

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responsive-designResponsive design is just about the new web regular. Many businesses have accepted the task and also have created specific style solutions (such as for example just mobile) or have attempted to address the problem cross-platform. In this post we will tale a look at the most important tips together with locallogy: responsive website design in order to help you with responsive web design process.
Planning: As always, arranging is the quantity one priority. As soon as you solve your style challenges in writing, you are prepared to build your site.
Look at a Mobile First Technique: That's where you construct the mobile web site first, then level up and construct the tablet and desktop computer designs. Among the major concerns for several three is the logo design and/or text. If the written text is easy to learn on the mobile gadget you then shouldn’t  have any problems with the tablet or desktop computer.
Build the appearance and Feel of one's Site Initial: Some firms, like Jiffy Software program, build the complete layout of the user interface first, before performing any coding. This ensures the look is had by them and feel the client wants before they perform any coding. When building a design for a mobile web site, one essential concern is making the control keys large plenty of for a fingertip. Another concern is keeping the look both simple, yet functional. Many developers tend to add a great deal to a mobile user interface, which can cause style and usability problems. When in question, keep it simple.
Images: When developing responsive style layouts, create optimized pictures for each layout. This reduces bandwidth and scaling issues. Take advantage of JPEG, GIF and PNG-8 file formats. In no way use PNG since it can bloat your documents sizes by 5-10 times.
Limit the usage of Text on Mobiles: Only use what’s essential, rather than attempting to reproduce your desktop web site on mobile device. The latter will create long scrolling web pages, which can make you lose viewers.
Clean Design: That is especially essential with responsive design. Be sure you strip aside all non-essentials when designing your website. This can improve page loading period.
With responsive design, overall performance is everything. Contemplating such things as exact coding, testing template parts, optimizing images, etc, most of these will contribute to websites that load quick and perform well.

A beginner’s guide to deploying static sites with versioning and rollbacks using Flightplan

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With the rise of cheap VPS (Virtual Private Server) services and the increase of complexity in the architecture of new web applications, deployment processes are becoming a very important topic and a skill to master to some extent. Long gone the days when we just needed a cheap hosting service and an FTP access to […]

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New Course Roundup: Android, iOS, ASP.NET MVC, REST API & PostCSS

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Every week, new courses and workshops are published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of June 27, 2016. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse. COURSES...

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Meet Adam, a Professional Classical Musician and Web Developer

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Throughout his life, Adam has had a passion for classical music and a love of technology. At a young age, he chose to focus his education on music but continued to satisfy his tech interests. It wasn’t until Adam was pursuing...

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Forget New Year’s Resolutions. Set Your 2016 Goals Now.

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Now that the post-July 4th recovery is officially over (plus a few days), it’s time to return rejuvenated and ready to take on the second half of 2016. Let’s backtrack first and ask the inevitable question… How are your 2016...

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Every week, new courses and workshops are published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of July 4, 2016 and a few highlights from our Content Roadmap. Start learning to code today...

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Helen Hayes once said, “The expert at anything was once a beginner.” An honest and powerful truth to remember when learning something new. Whichever skills you’re trying to master, it takes a combination of time, dedication, and overcoming challenges to...

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A beginner’s guide to deploying static sites with versioning and rollbacks using Flightplan

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With the rise of cheap VPS (Virtual Private Server) services and the increase of complexity in the architecture of new web applications, deployment processes are becoming a very important topic and a skill to master to some extent. Long gone the days when we just needed a cheap hosting service and an FTP access to […]

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Designer David Larusso had always wanted to release his own app in the App Store, so when he found Treehouse taught the iOS programming language, Swift, it was the perfect opportunity to give it a shot in his free time....

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of June 13, 2016. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse! COURSES Django REST...

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From College Dropout to Junior Front End Developer: an Interview with Techdegree Student Ken Chung

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In high school, Ken discovered an avid interest in computers and technology. With college just around the corner, he decided to apply to study IT and pursue a career in web design and development. During his freshman year, Ken discovered...

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You may have heard the buzz about so-called “static” websites. In this post, I’ll tell you what they are, what’s the big deal, and what you need to know to build one. The First Static Sites In the early years...

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If you’re interested in making a career change and joining the tech industry, adding programming to your skill set or are just curious about the job opportunities for web developers, here’s a high-level overview to get you started. This isn’t...

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Happy H2 2016! Here’s a thought: What if we put as much effort into mid-year planning as we do for each new year? Six months planned well is the perfect amount of time to review, recalibrate, and set plans in...

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of June 20, 2016. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse. COURSES Spring with...

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Learning to code is the first step towards becoming a developer, but what are some of the characteristics associated with being a good developer? We asked Vice President of Engineering at Treehouse, Tommy Morgan to share his thoughts and compiled...

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A beginner’s guide to deploying static sites with versioning and rollbacks using Flightplan

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With the rise of cheap VPS (Virtual Private Server) services and the increase of complexity in the architecture of new web applications, deployment processes are becoming a very important topic and a skill to master to some extent. Long gone the days when we just needed a cheap hosting service and an FTP access to […]

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of May 23, 2016. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse! COURSES Querying With...

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Let’s look at some of the key events that helped mold the tech industry as we know it. The first computer was invented in 1946, personal computers didn’t become popular until the 1970s, the Apple Macintosh was introduced in 1984...

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of May 30, 2016. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse! COURSES Displaying Data...

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If you’re new to learning to code, you’ll likely have already encountered a few challenges. But with each problem you solve, there’s the reward of seeing your knowledge expand and skills grow. Everyone starts as a beginner and when you look...

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of June 6, 2016. Start learning to code today with a free trial on Treehouse! COURSES Testing in...

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The Ultimate Guide to Developing an Actionable SEO Audit

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SEO Audit Ultimate Guide
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In the last couple of weeks, we’ve given you a deeper look into the world of User Acceptance Testing. And over this period of time, we have received questions on the workflows and processes behind UAT. It’s quite a special topic for us too, since our bug tracking- & testing software is used by a […]

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22 top CTOs of German tech companies you should follow

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In a couple of weeks, we’re going to spend some time in Germany. And we didn’t want to go there without a proper preparation. We wondered what the tech scene, especially the world of CTOs in german tech companies, looks like. Therefore, we put our heads together and did some research. What is the job […]

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How to speed up your WordPress site in 2 hours.

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When developing a new website, chances are high that you end up using WordPress. And that’s a great thing. About 50% of all website are built with WordPress. And when using WordPress you’re on a good way when it comes to your website speed. However, there might be some problems, caused by your WordPress template […]

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Every software has some bugs. We as developers have to deal with that fact. And no matter how hard we try, errors creep into projects. We talk a lot about the topic of bug tracking (also on this blog). But today, we’d like to bring some fun in here. So we collected some of the […]

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At Treehouse, we know coding is its own kind of learning. It’s undoubtedly rewarding and empowering, but at times can be challenging and frustrating. Over the years we’ve evolved our curriculum, teaching style and learning environment to offer the best...

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New Course Roundup: C#, Babel & The Techdegree Program

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Below is a short list of what was added the week of May 9, 2016. Last week we also announced the launch of the Treehouse Techdegree Program, a game changer...

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Jacob’s Story: Discovering a New Career Path in Tech

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Jacob was an unemployed college grad struggling to find a job. The interviews he was getting had no relevance to the 4 years he’d put towards his degree, so Jacob decided to reevaluate his career path. He chose to prepare...

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The most recent study of online education in the US stated that a staggering 7.1 million students were choosing to learn online, while in contrast the number of students enrolling in college is declining. The reality is there has been...

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How to Generate Passive Leads as a Freelancer

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Generating passive leads is one of the best ways to stabilize income as a freelancer. There’s a lot to love about the freelance life. Freedom Diverse projects No income cap No office politics But there are also some major disadvantages,...

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A Crash Course in Technical Responsive Web Design

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As a technical medium, Responsive Web Design (RWD) requires a working knowledge of the code that makes it work. Designers who ignore the basics fail to understand what browsers can and can’t do. Cascading Stylesheets, or CSS, is the language...

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Every week, new content is published to the growing Treehouse Library! Here is a short list of what was added the week of May 16, 2016. COURSES Introduction to Auto Layout in iOS – Pasan Premaratne Auto Layout is the primary...

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Don’t Let These Tech Industry Myths Hold You Back

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Have you considered a career in tech, but read or heard something that’s held you back? Maybe you don’t think you fit the stereotype for a developer. Or you don’t have the education or experience to land a tech job....

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The Ultimate Guide to Developing an Actionable SEO Audit

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SEO Audit Ultimate Guide
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Customer service is important. Super important. If you underestimate the importance of excellent customer service, chances are somewhat slim to win your customers as your most important influencers. In this blog post, you’ll find everything you need to know about customer experience and why it truly matters for your business. So better let’s get started. […]

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Running 3D graphics inside the browser with Three.JS. A first review by Usersnap.

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Over the last few years, browsers got some super powers. They evolved from simple viewers for HTML & CSS to platforms executing our beloved web applications. With developments, such as WebGL or tracking.js, developers can do incredible things inside browsers. Recently we stumbled upon Three.js. So we decided to do a review on how browsers […]

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We Are Developers. Are you too? A conference review.

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Yes – we are developers. At least we’re pretty techy at Usersnap. And if a developer conference is taking place in your hometown, you know where to find us. Yesterday I joined the We Are Developer Conference in Vienna, and today I’m going to share the best learnings and insights what the developer scene in […]

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How to use the Usersnap Bug Tracker? 11 Tips and Best Practices.

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Bug Tracking is a constant endeavour that is paying off with time. Bug tracking has a positive influence on customer satisfaction and conversion rates, a topic which I have explored in an earlier blog post. Today I want to share a few tips and best practices on how to use the Usersnap bug tracker with […]

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Errors happen during the entire web development cycle. And that’s perfectly normal. No matter how hard a team tries, errors creep into projects. But this means that there is always room for improvement. You’ll find hundreds of lists out there talking about mistakes that can be avoided during web development projects. However, most of these […]

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7 Excellent Open Source Bug Tracking Tools unveiled by Usersnap

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Over the last few years, developers got some super powers. Or at least, technologies enabled developers to do amazing things. And that’s incredible. However, there is one big challenge that comes with every new website or app. Something we – the tech-savvy people – call “a bug”. And those bugs are giving us, the developers, […]

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A day in the life of a software tester. A starter’s guide to software testing.

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Your software application is acting weird: it’s crashing during quality analysis and the front-end application isn’t working as expected! You need a software testing team to figure out the problem areas of your application. The testing team finds and reports bugs to the developers. The testers just saved the project team from a nightmare! That’s […]

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6 Tips For a Successful User Acceptance Testing Plan

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A while ago, we published an article on “What User Acceptance Testing is all about” and a follow up article on “5 UAT Testing Types”. Since then, we got a lot of feedback from users and people asking for further advice on the topic of UAT. Therefore we decided to sum up all those inquiries […]

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GitLab vs GitHub. Key differences & similarities explained by Usersnap

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There’s a lot of content out there on GitHub, and the developer community seems to entirely love GitHub. It’s the software that helps us build more great software. While GitHub is going mainstream and is now more and more morphing into the business life of software development, we see ourselves confronted with the question of […]

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We benchmarked 12 major web development blogs and analyzed their website performance.

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In mid 2015 we conducted a lot of performance improvements for our website and blog. And we continuously did our homework. Just last week we did a major website speed upgrade for our blog. So, we thought it would be fun to benchmark our web development blog with some other major web development & design […]

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