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Learning Modernizr by Adam Watson

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Chapter 2. Installing Modernizr

We've covered the principles behind Modernizr and its feature detection. We are also aware of what feature detection actually is and how this library can save you a great deal of time as well as headache. Now we are in a good place where we can start putting these concepts into practice. To do so, we'll set up a bit of code to act as our feature detecting HTML foundation, and then add in Modernizr for our feature detecting to really take action.

In this chapter, we'll be diving a bit deeper into Modernizr by:

  • Setting up a code base for feature detection based on HTML5 Boilerplate
  • Downloading the Modernizr library
  • Discussing blocking versus non blocking
  • Creating sectioned frames and animating navigation with jQuery
  • Spicing ...

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