Changelog Interviews – Episode #70
Foundation and Other Zurb Goodies
with Jonathan Smiley and Matt Kelly
Wynn caught up with Jonathan and Matt from Zurb to talk about Foundation, their HTML5 front end scaffold and many projects from the Zurb playground.
Notes & Links
- Jonathan Smiley - Design lead at Zurb
- Matt Kelly is a developer at Zurb
- The Zurb playground showcases many Zurb’s front end experiments.
- Zurb foundation is an easy to use, powerful, and flexible framework for building prototypes and production code on any kind of device.
- Bootstrap from Twitter bakes in more style opinions and currently does not target mobile devices.
- Zurb Foundation ships in Rails, Compass, two WordPress, and ASP.NET MVC flavors.
- Flickr Bomb is a more entertaining alternative to http://placehold.it
- Joyride is a fun way to do feature tours.
- Zurb buttons are super awesome.
- Orbit is a lightweight image slider for jQuery. The version bundled with Foundation supports responsive layouts.
- Reveal is an easy way to add great looking modals to web apps.
- Zurb also offers a set of free apps including Axe and Strike.