About Mike Richard

Mike Richard is an eight year veteran of sensible web design/development and creative director for a Rhode Island-based tech firm. His keen insight is matched only by his dashing good looks and witty sense of humor. He blogs about life at www.mrichard.net and politics at www.jayseverinhasissues.com.
Wide vs. Narrow Design – The Screen Resolution War

One of the first and most critical decisions web and user interface (UI) designers must face when designing for a fixed screen resolution is whether to design for the classic, narrow screen resolution of 800×600 pixels or the newer, now-more-commonplace resolution of 1024×768 pixels (and above).