A grid based on Flexbox and Stylus…
Lately there are more and more CSS frameworks popping out of ground. My issue with most of them is that they mainly focus on the grid. All the other options are added in later. This framework has it's main focus on typography. Vertical rhythm is one of the most important things in design, so why not start your perspective from that angle?To make my life easier as a developer I added grid support in the Atatonic CSS Framework. Its works like any other grid system, but with only about 10 lines of css…
Quite a few CSS frameworks have been around for a while, but most web developers avoid using them. Instead most veteran developers prefer to create their own CSS framework, which provide benefits of a personalized solution and minimizes negative aspects of depending on a third party solution…
Emastic is a CSS Framework, it’s continuing mission: to explore a strange new world, to seek out new life and new web spaces, to boldly go where no CSS Framework has gone before.
Why should you use emastic?
- Lightweight (compressed weight less then 4kb)
- Personalized width of the page in (em,px,%)
- Use of fixed and fluid columns in the grid.
- Elastic Layout with “em”s
“Yet Another Multicolumn Layout” YAML is an XHTML/CSS framework for creating modern and flexible floated layouts. The structure is extremely versatile in its programming and absolutely accessible for end users.
- Focussed on web standards and accessibility
- Slim framework core with numerous extensions
- Robust, flexible layout concept columns & grids
- Design patterns for typography, forms, mircoformats, rtl support ect.
- Complete multilingual documentation
CSS frameworks are a Gods send. They speed up development, ensure usability, meet all W3C standards, compatabile across most browsers and a hell of a lot more. Sounds marvelous doesn’t it. Why doesn’t everybody use them? Well, for the novice developer, frameworks, may be a little bit tricky to get there head around? That is were this article comes in, to hopefully give everybody a better understanding of what a framework is and how to use it effectively.
We are going to focus on how to use the Blueprint Framework, a framework that is a little bit more mainstream and mature than the rest (I am not saying better). We have getting started guides, advanced tutorials, plugins, tools and apps and some insightful further reading articles…