Summer Book Club 01
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Summer is the perfect time to kick back with a good book whether it's on the beach while taking in some rays, on a plane to a fun getaway destination or on your living room couch. This is why we're bringing you our first ever Summer Book Club!
This summer we will be reading four books on the latest trends in interactive design from A Book Apart.
• Mobile First - June
• Responsive Design - July
• HTML5 - August
• CSS3 - September
During each monthly meeting we will discuss the previous months book. Conversation will be casual and will focus on new things learned, potential applications for the content discussed in the book and lingering questions. The discussion will last for 1-2 hours depending on availability of the participants. Please bring your book, notes, and any relevant work samples that might further the conversation. We look forward to meeting you!
Responsive Web Design
by Ethan Marcotte
From mobile browsers to netbook and tablets, users are visiting sites from an increasing array of devices and browsers. Are you designs ready? Learn how to think beyond the desktop and creaft beautiful designs that anticipate and respond to your users' needs. Ethan Marcotte will explore Css techniques and design principples, including fluid grids, flexible images, and media queries, demonstrating how you can deliver a quality experience to your users no matter how large (or small) their display.
You can purchase the first book in print or e-reader format here:http://www.abookapart.com/products/responsive-web-design
Even though this event is free, RSVPs are much appreciated.
Click here to RSVP for the Book Club's June meeting.