Short note on Fluid Layouts
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In a fluid or liquid layouts, dimensions are set in parentage because of which it provides more mobility and fluidity. For setting the size of various elements in percentage you did not think about the size of the device or screen width.

- Pros

• Fluid web page design can be more user-friendly, because it adjusts to the user’s set up.

• The amount of extra white space is similar between all browsers and screen resolutions, which can be more visually appealing.

• If designed well, a fluid layout can eliminate horizontal scroll bars in smaller screen resolutions.


• The designer has less control over what the user sees and may overlook problems because the layout looks fine on their specific screen resolution.

• Images, video and other types of content with set widths may need to be set at multiple widths to accommodate different screen resolutions.

• With incredibly large screen resolutions, a lack of content may create excess white space that can diminish aesthetic appeal.

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