[thelist] Screen Size

Steven Pierce steven.pierce at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 23:31:27 CDT 2007

> > Thank you for any help that you can give..
> >
> I think that you will need to learn how to build a "liquid" site. You
> can't really design a site these days that has a pixel-based width.
> I suggest that you google  'liquid website templates' and start from
> there.
> Also have a look around on the sites below for possible info [1] [2].
> [1] http://meyerweb.com/
> [2] http://www.alistapart.com/
> It is a bit of learning curve. But I find it is just a case of looking
> at it from a different angle.
> For example, instead of thinking how wide it could be in absolute
> pixels, think of it like this.
> You could have a three column site, just make the two side columns pixel
> based (maybe 250px each?) and have the centre column (with text in it)
> expand and contract to suit the screen size. This is the best method to
> start with I think, unless you can find something better on the net.


Thank you for the follow up.  The page that I am using is a Liquid page, and
it works great at the current res.  If I try to use anything else that is
I get into trouble.  I will give the sites you gave me a look.. I hope to
get something
soon, I am running out of time..

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