MCIG MidwinterVirtual Meeting - Resource roundup!
Here's a roundup of the great resources mentioned by attendees and presenters in the chat - thanks to all for sharing!:
- Accessibility/aria roles - resource by Dave Rupert (Paravel) - a11yproject.com
Library gaming projects:
- Andrew Walsh Seek project in the UK - http://www.indiegogo.com/infolit-games
- LibraryGame (again Andrew Walsh in University of Huddersfield): http://librarygame.co.uk
Examples of sites using responsive design:
- oregonstate.edu/is/home# (watch the main menu options change when you resize the window)
- List of best responsive design sites of 2012 - http://socialdriver.com/2012/07/20-best-responsive-websites
Responsive Design Tools:
- Chrome resizing tool - https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/resizer/gekhbemhcekbaodnijabeajoeolfplbp?hl=en-US
- Firebug for Firefox supports testing (but hit-or-miss) - http://getfirebug.com/
Further reading on responsive design:
- seminal article that started it all with responsive design - http://www.alistapart.com/articles/responsive-web-design
- infographic about responsive design - http://socialdriver.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/responsive-web-design-infographic.jpeg
Finally, here’s presenter Jorge Brown’s bibliography on resources for an introduction to RWD, (which didn't display properly due to technical issues):
Marcotte, E. (2010). Responsive Web Design. A List Apart. 306. http://alistapart.com/articles/responsive-web-design
Marcotte, E (2011). Toffee-Nosed. http://unstoppablerobotninja.com/entry/toffee-nosed
Marcotte, E. (2009). Fluid Grid. A List Apart. 279. http://www.alistapart.com/articles/fluidgrids/
McGrane, K. (2012). Your Content, Now Mobile. Content Strategy, Writing, Mobile, Mobile Design.
Satrom, B. (2012). Using CSS3 Media Queries to Build a More Responsive Web.
MSDN Magazine. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/hh882445.aspx
Satrom, B. (2012). Using HTML5 to Create Mobile Experiences.http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/hh975346.aspx
Simmons, J (2011) Karen McGrane on Web Strategy.
Interview on Web Ahead. http://5by5.tv/webahead/6W3C.
(2008). Mobile Web Best Practices 1.0. http://www.w3.org