you know when people talk about mobile being *superduperimportant* and then go on and on about responsive design? yeah, usually they don't either. so here you go! a couple of quick and informative gifs that explain the basics of responsive design.
take a look and then play around with some of your favorite sites on your mobile device. you'll start noticing how these differences affect the functionality and design of the sites and brands you engage with via mobile. and hopefully feel like a smarter user and consumer of design.
via fastcompany and froont