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Andrew Wiley
Andrew Wiley
3,263 Points

Why and when would we use pixels if we can just use em's and percentages to make our web page scaleable?

I see no point in using pixel anymore if I can just use em's and percentages.

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Brady Borkowski
Brady Borkowski
7,495 Points

Pixels are static while em's and percentages are relative. There may be situations in which you want to use a static and unchanging size opposed to a percentage.

If you enjoy using percentages and em's then power to you, but others may find advantages in using pixels depending on what they're working on.