Screen Aspect Ratios Illustrated

Why things look stretched or squished on your computer By John Potter If you haven’t read “Why Does My Website Look Different On My Other Computer?” you probably want to start there, since this article builds upon information supplied there. Below you will find an illustration of 4:3, 16:9 and Wide XGA screen resolutions. You

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Why Does My Website Look Different On My Other Computer?

Things that can contribute to different display of websites on different computers. By John Potter Screen resolution is the number one contributor to a difference in display. Screen resolution is a setting on a computer that controls how many pixels are displayed vertically and horizontally. It’s kind of like the difference between a TV screen

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Ice, Liquid and Jello Design

Ice, liquid and jello are different methods of doing page layout for websites. By John Potter Since screen resolutions (if you don’t know what screen resolution is visit this article) can vary different approaches to displaying content have been developed. A page using ice doesn’t change width based upon the width of your browser. It

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