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CSS CSS Grid Layout Flexible Sized Grids Repeat Tracks with auto-fill and auto-fit

Should I use a px or a percentage value for a grid-template-cols/rows?


1 Answer

Ling Lei
Ling Lei
6,099 Points

When we talk about responsive websites it isn't just about scaling down the size of the content. It also regards concepts like adjusting the layout of the page to fit the screen. If I build a website with a mobile first approach, I might only have it be one column wide (so the content is easier to read for the user), but as the screen gets larger (say a tablet or laptop) I might want to change the page layout and adjust it to a two or three column layout. I still debate whether I want to use px, vh/vw or % and I just experiment and see what works best when swapping between screen sizes.