Since its inception, responsive design has found good response from the design community, with more and more designers and developers favoring responsive design, owing to the steady rise of mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones. Speaking of responsive design, media queries form an integral and essential part of the responsive web design process. While a large number of responsive frameworks do exist—including responsive WordPress themes—nearly all of them rely on media queries to differentiate one screen size and resolution from another. So, what exactly is a media query? Are media queries the ultimate means to achieve responsive design? In […]
How many websites have you viewed on a desktop or laptop computer lately? How many websites have you viewed on your smartphone or tablet in the same period of time? The statistics on several sites I manage show that an average of about 50% of the visitors are using tablets or smartphones, and some sites are higher than that! The more important question is: how satisfied were you with the version served up on the mobile device? Much has been written lately about making websites “responsive” to the device(s) being used to view the site, but what does that mean, […]
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