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• Simple, friendly guide explains how to use progressive enhancement to tackle any Web design challenge
• Book uses code to help students understand how to apply the philosophy, but learning how to write code is not the focus
• When students have mastered the tenets and concepts in this book, they will see the Web in a whole new way and this will make them invaluable to an employer, their clients, and to the Web as a whole
Building an elegant, functional website requires more than just knowing how to code. In Adaptive Web Design, Second Edition, you’ll learn how to use progressive enhancement to build websites that work anywhere, won’t break, are accessible by anyone—on any device—and are designed to work well into the future.
Understanding progressive enhancement will make you a better web professional, whether you’re a content strategist, information architect, UX designer, visual designer, front-end developer, back-end developer, or project manager. It will enable you to visualize experience as a continuum and craft interfaces that are capable of reaching more users while simultaneously costing less money to develop. When you’ve mastered the tenets and concepts of this book, you will see the web in a whole new way and gain web design superpowers that will make you invaluable to your employer, clients, and the web as a whole. Visit http://adaptivewebdesign.info to learn more.