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Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way
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Building a Great Mobile Website: 10 Top Tips for Going Mobile The Right Way

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Learn the best ways to design your site to be mobile-friendly. …

Learn the best ways to design your site to be mobile-friendly.

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  • 1. Andrew Simon Joan Mullally Mobile MattersEternalSpiralBooks.com
  • 2.  Before designing which mobile operating system to optimize for, check your analytics to see what people are using to access your website. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 3.  Load time is important for mobile users. Make sure your site loads quickly. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 4.  WordPress is not only a popular blogging platform but a great content management system. You can choose a mobile-friendly theme, and/or use a plugin that will create a mobile-friendly version of your site. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 5.  More prizes and more entries means more exposure for your contest and to your content. You can create a buzz as you improve your site. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 6.  Multiple columns make it harder to see your content on mobile. Try single column designs instead. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 7. Make your site easy to use for touchscreens onSmartphones by not having too many choices onyour main navigation bar. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 8. Make your site easy to use for touchscreens by double-spacing your linksso that they can tap them accuratelywith their finger, especially theirindex finger (though a pinkie fingerwill do. Remember that most mobiledevices do not have a mouse orstylus. Clicking the wrong link willonly lead to frustration and themclicking out. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 9. Make your site easy to use for touchscreens, byensuring buttons are large enough to be tapped withanindex finger. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 10.  Responsive design allows you to optimize for a wide variety of mobile browsers by loading multiple style sheets. Set a style for each format you want to cater for. Then if you have to make any global changes, all you need to do is edit one page, not thousands. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 11.  Just like with your regular website, your mobile site or page should include a call to action. Here is one example: Buy now, Order now and similar calls to action also work well. http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/
  • 12. To learn more about mobile best practices, see:3 Mobile Myths, 3 Mobile Musts: A Beginner’s Guide to Growing Your Business by Making It Mobile-Friendlyhttp://tinyurl.com/MobileMythsMobileMusts4 Top Mobile Marketing Trends to Try: Making Your Content Mobile-Friendly to Increase Your Presence and Profits Onlinehttp://tinyurl.com/4MobileMarketingTrends40 Ways to Use QR Codes For Mobile Marketinghttp://tinyurl.com/40WaysUseQRCodes6 Steps to Smartphone Success: How to Use QR Codes in Your Mobile Marketinghttp://tinyurl.com/6StepsSmartphoneSuccessHow to Profit from Your Mobile Websitehttp://tinyurl.com/ProfitfromMobileWebsiteMobile Marketing Mind Reading: Mastering the Mobile Revolution By Understanding the Mobile Commerce Habits ofSmartphone and Tablet Computer Usershttp://tinyurl.com/MobileMindReadingMobile Marketing Minefields: 10 Main Mobile Marketing Mistakes and How to Avoid Themhttp://tinyurl.com/MobileMarketingMinefields http://eternalspiralbooks.com/category/non-fiction/mobile-matters/

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