Monitor Mayhem

  • Adrian W. West


Will your web site colors be the same on all monitors? Which type and size of monitor should you design for? Is it possible for a web site to look attractive on a wide range of screen sizes and resolutions? This chapter describes the problems and explores the possible solutions. The following topics will be presented and discussed:
  • Monitors and the problem of color rendition

  • Monitor sizes and resolutions

  • Monitors and the problem with fixed-width layouts

  • Monitors and the problem with liquid layouts

  • Monitors and semi-liquid layouts-the best solution

  • Other monitor-related considerations


Screen Size Style Sheet Fixed Width Color Rendition Border Color 
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© Adrian West 2012

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  • Adrian W. West

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