Ik werd recent benaderd door Corporate IP met de vraag of ik een nieuw visitekaartje kon ontwerpen, omdat het oude ‘niet meer van deze tijd’ was.
Dingen die ik maak.
This means that initially a small, low quality image is loaded on the page, and this is then replaced (after load) by a higher quality version, but only if required (if the element is actually in view of the user). That’s the ‘progressive’ part. If the user scrolls, rotates or resizes the page, this process is repeated for all visible elements, either adjusting them up or down. This is the ‘responsive’ part.
Updating your website can take some time, and while you do it, a maintenance notice is always better than a non-functioning website. It’s especially important to use a proper maintenance notice page. On big websites which are regularly crawled by search engines, it is very important not to 404 your pages for search robots.