Responsive Web Considered Harmful

A history of web standards’ claim to “help our users” when they are actually putting them and developers in danger

Jenn Schiffer
Aug 30, 2016 · 5 min read
studies show that 3 out of 5 teens walk in the opposite direction of 2 out 5 teens while on their smart devices

In order to provide an earned work-life balance to web developers, as well as a safe space for pedestrians, we need to stop building responsive web pages ASAP as possible.

Desktop version of Brandon’s Web World
Smaller screen size of Brandon’s Web World
Proof of Brandon Eich’s progressive responsive work well before Audi in 2001

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The most important articles about code and technology you’ll ever read.