REM EM units

REM and EM explained!

  1. Both REM and EM are relative units.
  2. EM children inherit size by scaling in relation to the parent font size.
  3. REM is only relative to the html(root) font-size.
  4. REM is best used to define the padding and margins.
  5. REM stands for “root em”.
  6. REM units help for responsive design.
  7. REM units are great for rapid prototyping.
  8. All sizes should be in REM units.
  9. REM units do not work in IE8.
Failure

Why Designers Fail

  1. No Ambition – Success takes a long time.
  2. No Plan – You’ve got to have a plan to not fail.
  3. No Point of View – Find your voice and sing loudly.
  4. Afraid of Criticism – Designers are private people.
  5. People Pleasers – Design for yourself.
  6. No Exposure – Exposure is critical for success.
  7. Pay Me Syndrome – “Show me the money” mentality.
  8. Runway Addiction – Putting on a fashion show.
  9. Wrong Starting Point – Chasing after the big prize.
  10. Saturated Market – We are global because of the internet.

10 Reasons to not Date a Designer

(1) They analyze everything…
(2) They know who did everything design…
(3) Nothing can be normal…
(4) They are never “actually” there…
(5) They constantly talk about other designers…
(6) They can’t stop tinkering…
(7) They can’t stop buying “cool” stuff…
(8) They are impossible to buy gifts for…
(9) Everything has to look great. Always…
(10) They have to dress the part…