A lot of time and energy is required to build mobile iOS/Android apps. Aside from the coding and UI design you need to plan functionality ahead of time. This way you can start programming immediately and implement key features without a hassle. The best way to start off a mobile application is through wireframing. This is a design process where you lay out each of the app’s views in detail. This could be just a rough sketch, but many designers will spend time going that extra step. Wireframing is all up to your personal decisions and how much pre-planning needs to be done. I’ve gone into some detailed tips below focusing on creative techniques for intuitive wireframe designs.
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The web is evolving now more than ever, and staying up to date with trending topics is a must. Your site is about your content. With mobile devices, iPads, phones, gaming consoles, etc: people can access your content many different ways and formats. How can we maintain some control over the display of our content and keep our brand consistent? How can we try to provide the best user experience on any platform?
Enter Responsive Web Design. A term coined by Ethan Marcotte. Many experts aren’t leaning on one static design anymore, but on structured content that adapts to its given environment. We are going to take a look at responsive web design techniques out there including: progressive enhancement, flexible layouts, media queries, flexible images & video, & other methods that you can implement to make your site or application “Responsive”
There are three very important elements in responsive web design.
- Flexible Layouts
- Flexible Images
- Media Queries
jQuery Mobile: Touch-Optimized Web Framework for Smartphones & Tablets A unified, HTML5-based user interface system for all popular mobile device platforms, built on the rock-solid jQuery and jQuery UI foundation. Its lightweight code is built with progressive enhancement, and has a flexible, easily themeable design. 1.0 Final Release Notes Read more…
It doesn’t have to be!Let Touchy™ do the heavy lifting, and focus on getting your app out there.Wait. Another mobile boilerplate? Not a chance!
Touchy™ goes beyond just an HTML/CSS template, adding performance optimization tools, hardware accelerated animation, device API, fixed positioning and much more so you can really rock the mobile web.
Well mobiles are much more then only entertainment now. The day by day ameliorating mobile technology has made mobiles an important part of everyone’s life. Well there is a lot of hype around the WordPress Mobile Themes now a days. People want a great browsing experience on their mobiles, as it is one thing everyone carries all the time.
So here is a collection of 10 amazing free WordPress Themes designed specially for Mobiles which will let your readers enjoy reading your posts on their iPhones, iPads or Androids.
Nowadays, we are witnesses at how fast the industry is developing in all domains and how our life is changing alongside with it. A result of this growth are smartphones, mobile phones that are more than just a mobile phone. They offer more advanced computing ability and connectivity than normal phones and are built on operating systems. We all know about them and is just a matter of time till all of them will have one.
I want to show my gratitude to mobile phones by sharing some of the best Smartphone Designs created in Photoshop and available in .PSD format, ready to be downloaded!
In this two-part tutorial, we will be building a simple website with PHP and MySQL, using the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern. Finally, with the help of the jQuery Mobile framework, we will turn it into a touch-friendly mobile website, that works on any device and screen size.
In this first part, we concentrate on the backend, discussing the database and MVC organization. In part two, we are writing the views and integrating jQuery Mobile.
The framework is small in size, ~8kb, without any dependencies and compatible with many other JS frameworks.
Download | Website: http://joapp.com/
- The-M-Project contains all UI and Core files to build jQuery Mobile based mobile HTML5 Apps.
- Its hosted in a git repository here: https://github.com/mwaylabs/The-M-Project
- Feel free to checkout the latest version of The-M-Project and replace it with the version included in Espresso.
- If you are in an experimental mood, check out our development branch: detox.
The-M-Project is not alone, it comes with a build tool called: Espresso!, Espresso makes it easy to structure your code, build and run it on a built-in server.