• Aaron Reisman
  • Web Architect Hired
  • Twitter

Web developer focused on the front of the stack. Specializing in design and front end of large mobile and web applications. Cross-functional by nature; lover of startups and dabbler in backend technologies. Believes that:

  • Design should be focused around content.
  • Whitespace should deliver content.
  • Theme should be separate from structure.
  • Markup & style should be focused, planned.
  • Developers should own their specialty.


  • Specialties: Front-end Architecture. UX, Design Collaboration. Product Direction. Iterative Development (agile, scrum). Responsive Design vs Fixed Design. Object-oriented CSS.

Session

Do you want to know why CSS works the way it does? Learn to think about CSS from a technical, not just visual perspective. This is an in-depth workshop covering the intricacies of CSS.

Best suited for developers of all types who want to get a deep understanding of CSS architecture. You would benefit the most if you already have some basic understanding of HTML and CSS.

  • CSS box model
  • Unique characteristics of CSS display types
  • Solving the mysteries of floats
  • CSS unit types
  • Vertical rhythm

Media

Video
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