Web Directions Summit 2018

Session Details

Alex Reardon

What's in the box?

Alex Reardon Principal Engineer Atlassian

Understanding the css box model is critical for building flexible and accurate abstractions. However, interacting with it in JavaScript is extremely confusing. This talk will explore the various positioning apis such as getBoundingClientRect, offsetTop, scrollWidth and so on - what they measure and how to get them to work together.

Alex Reardon

Alex is a Principal Engineer at Atlassian, spending his days making the web a better place for everyone

Don't miss your chance to see Alex Reardon and many other inspiring speakers at Web Directions Summit 18.

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Two big tracks, one Product/Design, one Developer focused, plus stellar keynotes and much more.

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