One of the leading web design and development trends
which has taking the online world like a storm is that of Responsive web designing. A brilliant design concept, it gives developer and designers
an amazing opportunity to make their designs universally functional on any of the present day web enabled devices, including the likes of handhelds, smart phones, tablets, laptops and desktops and a lot more.
As the market is thriving with a limitless demand of such designs, we provide you with 10 amazing books that you may read and practice your skills with, in order to ace the flourishing market and come up with highly universal and refreshing designs. Just go through the below mentioned list, and you would find each of these merited and renowned books speaking volumes for themselves.
1. Responsive Web Design by Ethan Marcotte
Practically the inventor of the term “Responsive Web Design,” Ethan Marcotte takes the design ideology up a few notches with the his book on the same subject. In his book he has explored the very many CSS techniques and several design principles ideal for cutting edge knowledge about this environment, which includes – developing fluid grids and flexible images, handling media queries, and ways to deliver a high quality user experience to the users.
Whereas the paperback edition comes at $35.99, the eBook is available simply for $9.00.
2. Responsive Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 by Ben Frain
This book provides a very simple to understand and interactive tidbits of information, which eventually covers the vast spectrum of responsive web designing. The real life examples and screenshots published in this book are the stuff you definitely require to raise your knowledge up to a few crucial notches.
The paperback version is available at $39.99 and the kindle book for $14.39.
3. Implementing Responsive Design by Tim Kadlec
The book does not treat responsive web design as just another technique of developing websites, but rather believes that it is the paradigm shift, an ideology which every developer has to respond to and accept – all in their sweet time. Besides, it offers great briefs of information.
Get the paperback version at $22.65 and Kindle one at $14.40.
4. Adaptive Web Design by Aaron Gustafson
The paperback version is available at $22.00 and the kindle one at $9.00.
5. Redesign The Web by Smashing Magazine
Other than being a practical bible about Responsive web design
Get the paperback including the eBook at $39.90 and the Kindle version at $9.99.
6. Responsive Design by Smashing Magazine
Another contribution by the Smashing Magazine towards responsive web design, the book covers various approaches and frontiers to which this design ideology can be applied. Intelligent use of CSS, flexible grid layouts, images and texts etc are all included in this book, along with designing for various platforms such as laptops, tabs, desktop etc.
The book is available at $4.99 on Kindle and a BUNDLE of 8 eBooks available for just $31.93.
7. Responsive Web Site Design by Jamal and Dainis
The book covers both the concepts about responsive web designing – the error free ways of developing them from the scratch and a thorough of transforming your old websites into responsive ones.
While the kindle edition is available at $2.99, the eBook is made available to you at $4.97. Grab your copy today, as it is definitely an amazing and enriching read.
8. Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski
An industry specific and completely strategic book on responsive design, Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski, written by the former design architect of Yahoo! is a copy that each one of us responsive design enthusiasts must own. It is an amazing to the point ebook and you are definitely going to learn a lot with its real life example and grueling analysis.
The paperback is available for $35.99 and the eBook for $9.00.
9. Twitter Bootstrap Web Development How-To by David Cochran
The paperback version is available at a mere: $19.99 and kindle version at $3.82; grab your copy today.
10. AJAX and PHP: Building Responsive Web Applications by Cristian Darie
The Paperback is available at $19.99 and kindle at $3.82
This is all that we had for you today. Got anything to discuss? Let’s get chatty in the comments section below.
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