CSS Containers, What Do They Know?
While the Container Query basics look a lot like media queries – and can work as a drop-in replacement for many existing @media rules – there are some key differences to understand, and a lot more power than you might expect. Along the way we’ll encounter CSS fundamentals like normal flow, intrinsic and extrinsic sizing, value resolution, and more. Join me to learn all you need to know about using container queries in your web projects.
Miriam is an artist, engineer, and open-web advocate. She’s a co-founder of OddBird, Invited Expert on the W3C CSS Working Group, and Sass core contributor. She recently helped write the specs for Cascade Layers, Container Queries, and Scope features. Offline, Miriam has a band, a theater company, and a strange obsession with mechanical clocks.