Responsive Theming for Drupal
Making Your Site Look Good on Any Device
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Released: February 2014
Pages: 78

If you want your Drupal website to work well on smartphones, tablets, and desktops, this practical guide shows you how to incorporate Responsive Web Design (RWD) with specific Drupal 7 themes. You’ll learn how to create attractive, easy-to-navigate layouts for everything from tiny phone screens to 30-inch desktop monitors—all with the same codebase.

Ideal for experienced Drupal developers, this book takes you through RWD basics and shows you how to build sites based on Aurora, Zen, and Omega—three popular base themes created by Drupal contributors. Whether you’re creating a new site with RWD or adapting an existing one, you’ll learn how to become a better, more efficient Drupal themer.

  • Understand how Responsive Web Design and CSS media queries work
  • Learn how the Sass stylesheet language and Compass framework support RWD
  • Adopt a mobile-first approach to RWD—and learn why it’s important
  • Get step-by-step instructions for creating custom subthemes on top of Aurora, Zen, and Omega
  • Tackle common problems when building and theming responsive Drupal sites
  • Explore alternative options for accommodating smartphone and tablet users
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      Comments about oreilly Responsive Theming for Drupal:

      This is a very broad overview, leaving out many details. Also, disappointed to find exact text is widely available for free online.

       
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      Comments about oreilly Responsive Theming for Drupal:

      I do not recomend this book, as theming it is related to design, this book seems to be writed only for hard coders an it is imposible to follow for a designer point of code. Get lost into seting up the enviroment, it takes for granted that every one knows how to install everything.

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