Getting started with RESS

  • Knowledge needed: Basic PHP, basic responsive web design
  • Requires: PHP, Twitter Bootstrap, Modernizr, Swipe.js, WURFL
  • Project Time: 2-4 hours

I know that our industry doesn't need another acronym, but here is one more for you: RESS. RESS stands for "Responsive Design + Server Side components" and it is Luke Wroblewski that is guilty of making you learn yet another term. He didn't invent something new when he wrote an article about it back in September, but he put a name to something that many used to call a 'hybrid' solution before.

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