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49: CSS Layouts with Rachel Andrew

February 27, 2013 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 34 minutes • Wiki Entry

Page layout on the web has been constrained for many years by the available technologies. But new technologies that are coming in CSS3 — flexbox, grid layout, regions, and more — promise for an interesting future. Rachel Andrew joins Jen Simmons to explain.

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Rachel Andrew is a web developer and Director of, a UK web development consultancy and creators of the small content management system, Perch. She is the author of a number of web design and development books. When not writing code, writing about business and technology on her blog at or speaking at conferences, you will usually find Rachel out running the roads and trails of south-east England.