Web Design, Minimal Window Width

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Google Plus in past month () started to assume your window size must be 1014 pixels. If your window size is narrow than that, part of the content won't show, you'll need to horizontal scroll.

What's the Minimal Window Width of Web Design?

Here's some minimal sizes for each site.

The above are tested with web browsers on a PC, running Windows 7.

Here's sites that used a flow approach. ♥

How to find out my screen size or window size?

go here: JS: Find Window Size

Common Screen Sizes

see also: Screen Size Comparison: DVD, iPhone, iPad, MacBook, Blu-ray

Web Design

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  4. Grey Text on White Background
  5. Dark Theme Web Design
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  8. Skeleton Screen
  9. Fixed-Layout vs Flowed-Layout
  10. How JavaScript Breaks UI, Evolution of UI
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  12. Survey of Tab Style 2006
  13. Problem of Header Linking to Table of Contents
  14. Understand Atomic CSS in 1 Minute
  15. CSS: What's a CSS Pixel? What's Reference Pixel?
  16. Web Design, Minimal Window Width
  17. User Interface Design: Internet Explorer 9's Dysfunctional Colorful Tabs
  18. Phone and Tablet Screen Density Comparison

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