Grid Computing and Design

December 29, 2008

Khoi Vinh writes about establishing a rational and sustainable layout grid for his Subtraction site. He explains how he shoehorns previous articles into the new framework.

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Yahoo! UI Library: Grids CSS

December 18, 2008

The foundational YUI Grids CSS offers four preset page widths, six preset templates, and the ability to stack and nest subdivided regions of two, three, or four columns.

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The Funniest Grid You Ever Saw

December 16, 2008

An article demonstrating how the grid that was built for The Onion functions in practice.

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Gridr Buildrrr

December 15, 2008

A tool to rapidly build and test grid systems with the ability to add drag-able box elements.

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Making Modular Layout Systems

December 15, 2008

A flexible CSS system by Jason Santa Maria for dealing with a variety of images sizes by using multiple CSS classes.

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BBC Visual Language

December 12, 2008

A downloadable PDF focusing on the redesign of the BBC website which includes a section of the grid used for the layout.

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Grids: An Invisible Foundation

December 11, 2008

What do houses and well designed pages have in common? They are both built on a framework—a carefully measured, solid structure that forms a foundation on which to build.

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Applying Divine Proportion to Your Web Designs

December 1, 2008

This article explains what is the Divine proportion (Golden Ratio) and what is the Rule of Thirds and describes how you can apply both of them effectively to your designs.

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Grids: Order Out of Chaos

November 28, 2008

Many of the pages that you see everyday have a grid. You may not see it but it is there, holding up the design, establishing structure, guiding the page elements.

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Grid Layout

November 21, 2008

The Grid Layout Javascript enables web-developers to stick to a Grid Layout quickly and simply by including the Grid Layouts Javascript file and simple XHTML code.

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