Fluid Measurements: Background Readings

I like to include additional resources that align with my lectures and I will be putting these ideas into practice in the next two videos. In this case, I have found four really good articles that relate to my next lecture on Fluid Measurements.

  1. Responsive Web Design: Using Fonts Responsibly by Annarita Tranfici http://www.sitepoint.com/understanding-responsive-web-design-how-to-manage-fonts/
  2. Web Design Basics: Rem vs. Em vs. PX - Sizing Elements in CSS by Matthew Davis https://www.futurehosting.com/blog/web-design-basics-rem-vs-em-vs-px-sizing-elements-in-css/
  3. What's the Deal with Em and Rem? https://codemyviews.com/blog/whats-the-deal-with-em-and-rem
  4. Font Size Idea: px at the Root, rem for Components, em for Text Elements by Chris Coyier https://css-tricks.com/rems-ems/ (Please note, some people on Firefox get a warning when using this link. It is not the case for other students)