So What Is The 960 Grid System?
The 960 Grid System is an effort to streamline web development workflow by providing commonly used dimensions, based on a width of 960 pixels. There are two variants: 12 and 16 columns, which can be used separately or in tandem.
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Why Use 960BC WordPress Theme?
The 960bc theme is essentially a blank canvas with minimal styling and no images based on the 960 grid system (12 and 16 columns supported) for WordPress developers who want to work within a traditional grid based layout. The typography defaults are based on Richard Rutter’s article “Compose to a Vertical Rhythm”.
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