Chaps, I am doing a bit of responsive/mobile development. SOme concepts are pretty new to me, like using viewports, initial-scale, maximum-scale etc etc, so I was wondering if anybody is aware of a good tutorial that could clear these things up for me. I have found this quite beneficial http://alistapart.com/article/fluidgrids but I need to learn how to use the viewport more than anything.
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I need to learn how to use the viewport more than anything.

Then I would suggest going to a Apple store or any other store has mobile device to test the code you have on it to understand how a viewports, initial-scale, maximum-scale and other works.

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well' I'd like a bit of theory first if that makes sense, I have mobile devices I can test it on

Read this and test it on your mobile:

http://www.javascriptkit.com/dhtmltutors/cssmediaqueries3.shtml

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I need to learn how to use the viewport more than anything.

Then I would suggest going to a Apple store or any other store has mobile device to test the code you have on it to understand how a viewports, initial-scale, maximum-scale and other works.

This is something you need to see to understand how it works.

well' I'd like a bit of theory first if that makes sense, I have mobile devices I can test it on

fab thanks for that

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