Introduction to Responsive Web Design

You might have heard or read about responsive or ‘adaptive’ web design – but what exactly is it? In a nutshell, responsive web designs change and adapt to fit different browser sizes. They are a good way of making sites look good on mobile devices or tablets without having to create a separate mobile site. The...

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Mobile America – Infographic

Jun 16, 12 Mobile America – Infographic

Posted by in Infographics, Statistics

Internet strategy, design and development firm SteadyRain have created an interesting infographic entitled Mobile America. Key insights from the infographic include: - 2 out of 3 Americans are connected by mobile devices - 94% of adults ages 18-44 own a mobile device - Email usage has risen 30% in the last 2 years - 52% of users...

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Beautiful QR Code Paintings from Yiying Lu

Jun 09, 12 Beautiful QR Code Paintings from Yiying Lu

Posted by in Fun, QR Codes

Yiying Lu, the artist famous for creating Twitter’s Fail Whale, has showcased her latest project – Beautiful Traps QR Codes – with a video which you can see below. The artwork is painted predominantly in watercolours and features women wearing 7 different carnivorous plants as hats, which contain the QR codes...

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Touchscreen Target Sizes – Article from Smashing Magazine

Jun 05, 12 Touchscreen Target Sizes – Article from Smashing Magazine

Posted by in Mobile Web Design

Have you ever tried to navigate a mobile site or app and kept hitting the wrong link or button? Designers and developers can sometimes forget that fingers are different to computer mice and need a much larger target size for clicking – But how big do buttons and links actually need to be? An article entitled Finger Friendly...

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Johnson & Johnson’s Discover Nursing Site Gets Responsive Design

Jun 04, 12 Johnson & Johnson’s Discover Nursing Site Gets Responsive Design

Posted by in Responsive Design

Johnson and Johnson have launched a new responsive website to celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Campaign for Nursing’s Future. The site allows current and prospective nurses to access a wide variety of information where ever they are, including info for current current nursing students, details on how to become a nurse,...

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