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By Aaron Gustafson


"Adaptive website design not just presents the clearest, most pretty clarification of innovative enhancement I've ever learn, it's additionally packed choked with functional knowledge pumped without delay into your neocortex via Aaron's hot and pleasant writing type. if you happen to aren't already utilizing innovative enhancement to construct web pages, you quickly will be." --Jeremy Keith, writer, HTML5 for internet Designers
"Finally. revolutionary enhancement defined with an ideal stability of conception and perform. Aaron's take-aways could have you progressively-enhancing your markup, sort and behaviour with ease." --Dan Cederholm, writer, CSS3 For internet Designers
"With this forward-thinking ebook Aaron exhibits us that any one can produce obtainable, attractive net stories with no sacrificing their targets. via revolutionary enhancement, he'll assist you carry designs to existence with out compromising the integrity of content material. I've been studying from Aaron for a few years, and recommend you do the same." --Simon Collison, Co-author, CSS Mastery
"You pay attention the time period 'Progressive Enhancement' bandied approximately as a superb factor, and it completely is. even though, few assets disguise the breadth of the subject in addition to this publication does. Adaptive website design comprises the superior and broadest assurance in an easy-to-read and well-structured book." --Jonathan Snook, Co-author, The paintings and technological know-how of CSS

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Specificity), the proximity of a style declaration to its target element determines the ADAPTIVE WEB DESIGN outcome. We saw this in our earlier example with the two background-color assignments and the same holds true with independent rule sets. h1 { font-size: 2em; } h1 { font-size: 3em; } In this case, h1 elements will be assigned a font-size value of 3em. While it’s unlikely you’ll see the same selector used in two consecutive rule sets like this, it’s not uncommon to see something similar.

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