Mobile web design is important for your business. Why? Because your audience (clients, partners, supporters) are using their phones to find you and read about your business. They will be frustrated if your website does not work for them on their phones. This trend is not going anywhere. If anything, it will become more and more important in 2011.
Below are some important things to consider while creating a design for a phone.
More helpful hints can be found in Abduzeedo’s blog about mobile web design.
Also, don’t forget to add social media buttons because they are becoming very important. Read our blog about using Facebook for your business to find out why.
DesignDesign should remain simple and at a minimalistic.
White space, white space, white space. An example is Mashable.com. They have created a lot of white space and simple navigation so that the user is not confused or searching through it. The white space also leads the user straight to the content so that they can scroll through the entries easily.
Screen SizeAnother thing to keep in mind while creating a design is the width and height as well as resolution. Web phones displays range from 128×160 pixels to 320×480 pixels (iPhone).
Examples of great Mobile Web Design
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