Being crisp, clean, and succinct


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Being crisp, clean, and succinct

We've all probably heard the term 'less is more,' and that saying is especially true for the mobile web. Sites that are crisp, clean, and succinct provide mobile experiences that are unobtrusive, easy to use, and really resonate with customers. The way you accomplish this in a mobile context is to simplify your designs to focus on content. Let's look at some general guidelines. First, use fewer fonts on a page-- usually no more than two or three--and maintain consistency among point sizes. Similarly, try to use fewer colors and graphic elements that won't compete for the user's attention.

These approaches yield pages that are more readable, especially in many mobile situations where lighting may not be optimal. Place important page controls like search boxes and navigation elements near the top of the page so that the user doesn't need to scroll to find them. Avoid using gratuitous graphics and unnecessary animation sequences and interactivity. These kinds of eleme...

Being crisp, clean, and succinct
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Being crisp, clean, and succinct provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Joe Marini as part of the Mobile Web Design & Development Fundamentals

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