Responsive Web Images

Images make up more than 60% of the average web page's size today. This course will teach you how to efficiently provide the most appropriate image for the design and device.
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(32)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 27, 2016
Duration
1h 55m
Table of contents
What Are Responsive Web Images?
Image Types
Responsive Image Use Cases
Responsive Image Techniques
Maximizing Performance
Description
Course info
Rating
(32)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 27, 2016
Duration
1h 55m
Description

Images make up more than 60% of the average web page's size today. Responsive Web Design has become very popular for multi device support, but has been dogged by poor performance. In this course, Responsive Web Images, you will learn about image types, optimization techniques, and various approaches for selecting the best image for each situation. First, you'll learn the basics of responsive web design and how the most critical success factor is properly handling images. Then, you'll learn the differences between raster and vector images and discuss major raster image types. Finally, you'll learn the 4 major use cases for responsive web images, as well as the major approaches to responsive image techniques like JavaScript, picture element, srcset, and Client Hints. By the end of this course, you'll have a solid understanding of responsive web images which will allow you to optimize your own websites to be efficient as possible.

About the author
About the author

Robert is a Microsoft MVP, a Progress Developer Expert (Fiddler), and a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do. He regularly speaks at national and international events.

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