Don’t be put off by the length of this list.
- Get some background by reading the articles, most of which are short. Why not race to see who can read and summarise them all first..?
- Follow tutorials on stuff you need to learn.
- Browse the websites for ideas of more stuff to learn.
- Get hold of any books for subjects you think you still need a deeper understanding of.
Marcotte, Ethan (2010). Responsive Web Design. A List Apart. Online: www.alistapart.com/articles/responsive-web-design/
Marcotte, Ethan (2009). Fluid Grids. A List Apart. Online: www.alistapart.com/articles/fluidgrids/
Smashing Magazine (2010). How to use CSS3 Media Queries to Create a Mobile Version of your website. Online: mobile.smashingmagazine.com/2010/07/19/how-to-use-css3-media-queries-to-create-a-mobile-version-of-your-website/
Thomas, Drew (2012). Looking Beyond Common Media Query Breakpoints. Smashing Magazine. Online: mobile.smashingmagazine.com/2012/10/24/beyond-common-media-query-breakpoints/
Gustafson, Aaron (2008). Understanding Progessive Enhancement. A List Apart. Online: www.alistapart.com/articles/understandingprogressiveenhancement/
W3C (2011-2). Graceful degredation versus progressive enhancement. World Wide Web Consortium wiki. Online: www.w3.org/wiki/Graceful_degredation_versus_progressive_enhancement
Wrobelewski, Luke (2012). Mobile First (video). Event Apart. Online: vimeo.com/38187066
Guides and tutorials
Pilgrim, Mark (2011). Dive Into HTML5. Online: diveintohtml5.info/
Lazaris, Louis (2010). jQuery Tutorial for Beginners. Online: www.impressivewebs.com/jquery-tutorial-for-beginners/
A handy list of general to specific progressive enhancement and responsive design tutorials: www.smashingmagazine.com/responsive-web-design-guidelines-tutorials/
Good websites to keep up with
24 Ways to Impress your Friends: 24ways.org/
CSS Tricks: css-tricks.com/
Smashing Magazine: mobile.smashingmagazine.com/tag/responsive-design/
.net Magazine: www.netmagazine.com/ (I’m subscribed to the physical .net magazine, and have a backlog of about 2 years of issues which you can borrow; cutting-edge stuff, and great tutorials, introductions to toolkits, and information pieces).
Gustafson, Aaron (2011). Adaptive Web Design. Easy-Readers. (easy-readers.net/books/adaptive-web-design/)*
Marcotte, Ethan (2011). Responsive Web Design. A Book Apart. (www.abookapart.com/products/responsive-web-design)
Wroblewski, Luke (2011). Mobile First. A Book Apart. (www.abookapart.com/products/mobile-first)
Keith, Jeremy (2005). DOM Scripting. Friends of ED. (www.abookapart.com/products/mobile-first)*
Keith, Jeremy (2007). Bulletproof Ajax. New Riders Press. (bulletproofajax.com/)*
Keith, Jeremy (2012). HTML5 for Web Designers. A Book Apart. (www.abookapart.com/products/html5-for-web-designers)
Cederholm, Dan (2012). CSS3 for Web Designers. A Book Apart. (www.abookapart.com/products/css3-for-web-designers)
Parker, Todd., Jehl, Scott, et al. (2010). Designing with progressive enhancement. New Riders. (filamentgroup.com/dwpe/)
* I can lend you these