Versions Compared

Key

  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.

...

Notes

 

We might also want to look at normalize.css as a replacement for our base and reset files.

  • Bootstrap uses normalize.css.
  • Foundation has a block grid which creates a grid from a <ul>. Bootstrap does not appear have a comparable feature (although one can be created).

 

Evaluation Criteria

  • Covers FSS Considerations (see below)
  • CSS Reset / Normalization
  • Responsive layouts

...

  • Containers:
    • fixed-width containers: 100, 150, 200, 250, 300, 400, 450, 500, 550, 600, 650, 700, 750, 800, 850, 900, 950, 1000px
    • relative width containers: auto, flex[1-99]
    • (warning) This may not be a critical feature anymore since frameworks offer flexible and responsive layouts.
  • Columns:
    • equal-width columns: 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 column layouts.
    • fixed-width columns: 100, 150, 200, 250, 300
    • flexible columns: flexible-width column to left or right of a fixed-width column

  • Tabs:
    • Turn UL and LI into tabs
    • Align: left, center, right
    • Active tab styling
    • (question) Foundation - replaced by Foundation's Sections. Traditional tabs possible using Top Bar?
  • Vertical Menu:
    • Turn UL of anchors into a vertical navigation menu
    • Active menu item styling
    • (tick) Foundation
  • Grid item layout:
    • A fixed height (150px) grid of a list (UL) of images, captions, or other content
  • Alignment:
  • linearization of content

...