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@posterity576 hey no problem!

glad we could help. =)

Just as a little background, I believe the width=device-width helps tell the mobile browser that it doesn’t need to zoom all the way out to get the “helicopter view”; in a sense letting it know that you’ve made it responsive.

The initial-scale=1 is for retina screens (newer iphones and ipads), telling the browser to render the page at normal resolution instead of trying to double up pixels.

At least that’s what I think it is, after reading articles. More here.

And good job learning responsive. =)