Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Designing for mobile capabilities, part of Responsive Design Fundamentals.
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If your goal is to create engaging user experiences across multiple devices, then you need to…pay close attention to what those devices can do.…Now, in many ways, embracing responsive design requires us to rethink how we've designed…sites in the past and reexamine how people might want to use and interact with our sites' content.…If you own a smartphone or tablet, you probably already have a good idea as to what they are capable of.…In fact, I'm betting that by now, you're accustomed to using apps or sites that blend together…features like cameras, location detection, and messaging into one seamless experience.…
Well, if you are accustomed to it, your users probably are as well.…Now, there is currently an ongoing debate about whether apps or websites are the future of the web,…but I think that argument misses a very important point. For the most part, users don't care.…All they really care about is that your site delivers the experience they expect and since…they are being conditioned to expect integrated feature-rich interactions, you need to understand…
- What is responsive design?
- Controlling viewports
- Designing for multiple screen densities
- Working with media queries
- Using fluid grids
- Building responsive forms
- Optimizing site performance
- Building responsive mockups
- Developing a content strategy
- Designing for mobile capabilities
- Creating flexible HTML
- Testing responsive designs