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Fixed-Width vs Variable-Width Websites

A few weeks back, a friend and I were discussing the advances in modern web design when the issue of website width came up. As you can probably guess, website width is how wide a website will be relative to the resolution of the screen being used to view the website. There are a multiple ways to define a websites maximum width, but I will be focusing on fixed-width and variable-width methods. Fixed width means that the website will always be at the same pixel width, no matter the screen resolution. Variable width websites grow with your screen (up to a certain point) and offer the user a full screen approach the web….