Most Common Multi-Device Layout Patterns by @LukeW

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Luke Wroblewski has catalogued five common high-level navigation patterns for websites that work on many devices:

Through fluid grids and media query adjustments, responsive design enables Web page layouts to adapt to a variety of screen sizes. As more designers embrace this technique, we’re not only seeing a lot of innovation but the emergence of clear patterns as well. I cataloged what seem to be the most popular of these patterns for adaptable multi-device layouts.