Senior Creative Producer Tom Cunningham is smart. Here is a brief presentation he gave to the rest of the Paramore peeps to help the rest of us get smarter. Thanks Tom! Read on for a 101 on "Responsive Design" from the Cunningham POV.
What is Responsive Design? It is the idea that a site should be optimized for (oradapt/respond to) a user’s behavior, screen resolutionand orientation, no matter which device is being used.
When should we be using it? And why? • Discussion is happening • When does it make sense to use responsive vs. mobile site vs. mobile app? • The web is constantly evolving • Responsive Design isn’t going away
What issues does it solve?• Growing number of device types• Users expectations• Duplicate content / mobile speciﬁc URLs
Where is it being used?• http://bostonglobe.com• http://thinkvitamin.com• http://www.anderssonwise.com• http://foodsense.is
More Resources• Responsive Web Design by Ethan Marcotte - http://bit.ly/bcKwQS• Beginner’s Guide to Responsive Web Design by Nick Pettit - http://bit.ly/pnGxd9• Responsive Web Design: What It Is and How To Use It by Kayla Knight - http://bit.ly/m3ap1L