Archive for the ‘grid’ Category

Inspiration for Grid Loading Animations

View demo Download source Today we’d like to share a set of simple, inspirational loading animations for grid items with you. The idea is to show some image grid items with a (subtle) animation after loading has finished. For the demo we have th...

Does CSS Grid Replace Flexbox?

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No. Well. Mostly No. Grid is much newer than Flexbox and has a bit less browser support. That's why it makes perfect sense if people are wondering if CSS grid is here to replace Flexbox. To put a point on it: Grid can do things Flexbox can't do. Flexb...

Building a CSS Grid Overlay

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Let's take a look at what it takes to build a grid overlay with CSS. It will be responsive, easily customizable and make heavy use of CSS variables (known more accurately as "CSS custom properties"). If you aren't familiar with custom properties, I'd ...

Getting Started with CSS Grid

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This was a blockbuster week for front-end developers as CSS Grid landed in the latest versions of Firefox and Chrome without a feature flag. That's right: we can now go and play with Grid in two of the most popular browsers right away. But why is CSS G...

CSS Grid: One Layout, Multiple Ways

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I've really been enjoying getting acquainted with CSS Grid. The feature is starting to ship in many browsers and it looks like we'll be able to start using it in production in due time. One of the things that stands out most to me about CSS Grid is th...

The Media Object, A Bunch of Ways

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The Media Object pattern is: image thingy on the left, heading and text on the right. That's what Nicole Sullivan called it and the name stuck. It's a pretty simple pattern, but like all things web design, it can be done many ways. Bootstrap's versi...

CSS Grid!

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Eric Meyer, talking to himself: How long until I can actually use Grid, then? Two or three years? March 2017. So about four months from now. Grid sounds like tables 2.0. I thought we all agreed tables for layout were a bad idea. We agreed table mar...

Things I’ve Learned About CSS Grid Layout

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The following is a guest post by Oliver Williams. Oliver has been working with CSS grid layout and has learned quite a bit along the way. In this article he's going to hop around to different concepts that he's learned on that journey. I like this idea...

Will we be flattening our HTML for CSS Grids?

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I was watching Rachel Andrew talk about CSS Grid Layout yesterday at An Event Apart. Grid is amazing and the day will soon come where it's a dominant web layout tool of choice. That day isn't here yet though, as no stable browser is shipping the latest...

Item Reveal Animations with SVG

View demo Download source Today we’d like to share some animated item reveal effects with you. These effects can look quite interesting on image grids, covering and uncovering every grid item when navigating. The idea was sparked by the beautifu...