Responsive Design with WordPress: How to make great responsive themes and plugins
"The best way to do that is to help educate the community and share our experiences and knowledge around a product we use every day. Joe has done exactly that with Responsive Design with WordPress. This is a solid book with lots of great examples."
-Jesse Friedman, author of Web Designer's Guide to WordPress
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About the Book
Responsive Design with WordPress shows readers Responsive Web Design principles, as well as how to develop responsively when using WordPress. With a greater push towards mobile and the emergence of Responsive Web Design (RWD), more and more WordPress developers are looking to create responsive themes for their websites. The book goes into detail, covering what default CSS classes WordPress uses and how to handle them when creating responsive designs. It shows how to implement the multiple images sizes and readers will learn to plan responsive layouts for common WordPress templates such as Archives, Search, Comments, how to find responsive friendly plugins, and more.
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- Chapter 1 What is Responsive Web Design?
- Chapter 2 Creating a Basic WordPress Theme
- Chapter 3 Making Your Theme Responsive: The Ground Floor
- Chapter 4 Making Your Theme Responsive: Core Features
- Chapter 5 Making Your Theme Responsive: Blog Features
- Chapter 6 Using Responsive Theme Frameworks
- Chapter 7 Techniques & Tutorials
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See Joe Talk About It
If you want a little preview into what the book covers, you can view a talk Joe has been giving at WordCamps around the USA. Here's his talk from WordCamp Chicago 2014
See What Others Say
If you're after a practical and well-paced guide to building thoroughly modern websites, look no further than this offering by Joe Casabona. - net magazine
There is now a comprehensive resource for developers on how to utilize what WordPress offers to create a responsive site. - Torque Magazine
Superbly illustrative, fun-to-read, instructive (while maintaining a lighthearted p.o.v. & engaging expert author/reader interaction) guide in an innovative field... - Julie Frakes
The book is written in an easy to follow, conversational narrative and presents some very solid content is an extremely readable way. - gridgum
About the Author
Joe Casabona is a web developer, teacher, speaker, and writer currently working for the University of Scranton. He has been making websites since 2002, and using WordPress since 2004. He previously wrote Building WordPress Themes from Scratch for Rockable Press, and is interested in Star Wars, the Yankees, playing the drums, and cigars. See more at Casabona.Org
You can pick up Joe's first book, Building WordPress Themes from Scratch, here.
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