Literature on Mobile First
What You Need to Know About Smartphones vs. Tablet use of the Mobile Internet
It has become an industry standard to put “mobile first” when designing for the mobile web and while this is, in general, a good thing – it has also left to a neglect of the tablet platform in mobile design. There are clear differences between smartphones and tablets and key differences in the way that users interact with them. It’s important fo...
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- 4 years ago
Mobile First and the Power of Mobile Computing
Given that you will need to design (or at least accommodate) apps and websites for more than one device type today; where do you start? Do you begin with the desktop experience and scale down? Or do you begin with the smartphone and then scale up? The concept of “mobile first” suggests that you might want to begin with the smartphone.The very fi...
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- 2 years ago
Reports of Content’s Demise May Have Been Exaggerated – Content is King for Mobile Too
The mobile first design philosophy is a good one but the primary consideration of any UX design must be content. Content is the reason people arrive at a web site or download an app – design is important but only if the content is up to scratch. Learning how to ensure content remains king is one way to ensure the longevity of your website and ap...
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- 3 years ago