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Dan also runs the popular weblog SimpleBits, where he writes articles and commentary on the Web, technology, and life. Can you tell us more about it? The future of web design is content. In Bulletproof Web Design, Third Edition, bestselling author and web designer Dan Cederholm outlines standards-based strategies for building designs that can accommodate the myriad ways users choose to view the content. Can you get a sense of the hierarchy of the page? But like anything that takes time and effort in life, you quickly forget the pain and maybe even someday agree to do it all over again. So it was only fitting to give this little blue book a tune-up under the hood. There are of course errata fixes and nips and tucks throughout as well, and about 30 additional pages were added in total.
He is also and technical editor at , the magazine for people who make websites. This eBook requires no passwords or activation to read. All of this is necessary of course. You might not appreciate the quality of a well-designed website until you start using it, looking under the hood, putting it through tests, etc. We customize your eBook by discreetly watermarking it with your name, making it uniquely yours.
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When not running , Ethan spends entirely too much time online, swears profusely , and would like to be an when he grows up. He's the founder of SimpleBits, a tiny design studio. Size text using keywords, percentages, and ems to allow more user control. So much of web design thus far has been about recreating familiar concepts for the screen. Finally, he covers several popular fluid and elastic-width layout techniques and pieces together all of the page components discussed in prior chapters into a single-page template. All three are similar ways of talking about the same concepts. Visit the companion website at simplebits.
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