2017 is the year of the Grid, with the long awaited CSS Grid Layout landing in browsers. In this talk I’ll demonstrate with practical examples what grid layout is, the basics of how to use it and how to start using it right now - without leaving older browsers out in the cold.
Rachel Andrew lives in Bristol, England. She is one half of web development company edgeofmyseat.com, the company behind Perch CMS. Her day to day work can include anything from product development to devops to CSS, and she writes about all of these subjects on her blog at rachelandrew.co.uk. Rachel has been working on the web since 1996 and writing about the web for almost as long. Her books include the recent Get Ready for CSS Grid Layout and HTML5 for Web Designers second edition. She is a regular columnist for A List Apart as well as other publications online and print. She is a Google Developer Expert for Web Technologies and a W3C Invited Expert to the CSS Working Group. Rachel is a keen distance runner and likes to try and encourage people to come for a run when attending conferences, with varying degrees of success! You can find her on Twitter as @rachelandrew and find out what she is up to now.