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This was a project I did for my Web Design Fundamentals class. Final Project!

This was a project I did for my Web Design Fundamentals class. Final Project!

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  • 1. Entering the World of Mobile & Tablet Design Jen Brunner Project 4 - FWDThursday, March 1, 2012
  • 2. Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 3. Reasons to go mobile • Do you see anyone WITHOUT a phone? • Help spread the Word • Largest Audience is NOW mobile • Keeping up with the ever changing economyThursday, March 1, 2012
  • 4. Some tips on mobile development • Design for mobile • Verticle navigation first! instead of horizontal • Thinking mobile navigation! first, means you put speed first! • Too slow, loses interest!Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 5. Other Advantages: Keeping everyone up to date on where you’re going to be! (picture taken in Buffalo, NY; Aug.2010)Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 6. 10 Ways mobile sites and desktop sites differ • Mobile sites usually only include specific functions and content. • Mobile requires more vertical navigation, while desktop prefer horizontal. • Hypertext may be common on desktops, but few to none on mobile devices.Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 7. • Mobile sites avoid promotional or marketing graphics. • Mobile sites have global navigation, but contextual navigation in rare. • Mobile sites do not have a normal footer area, there are no quick links. • Most mobile sites are flat, and do not contain “breadcrumbs.”Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 8. • Mobile sites do not have progress indicators. • Mobile sites do offer better integration with phone functions. • Mobile sites have technology that detects where the users are to present local search results, they are given personalization options.Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 9. With starting with mobile design, we can stay at the head of the “pack” in the race of web/mobile/tablet design! Let’s go PitBull Board!!!Thursday, March 1, 2012
  • 10. References • practices/ • the-mobile-web-special-considerations.php • friendly/ • • sites-are-different-from-desktop-web-sites.php • • PitBull Boards pics from past years. (rights reserved)Thursday, March 1, 2012