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Responsive vs. adaptive design: How do they compare?

Compare responsive and adaptive design approaches their uses, and how to design sites that look great no matter which screen they're on.

An illustration that shows three monochromatic, differently-sized viewports. Each window has a corresponding green rectangle within it.

Illustration by Anita Goldstein

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