Responsive Design: How device usage is changing the way we build websites

Nice article …Rebloggin this one..

Seven hours behind.

How many web enabled devices do you own? A very simple question. A phone? A tablet? A laptop? A desktop? These are just the basics. The most common. There are also web enabled TV’s, games consoles, and even fridges. Slowly more and more devices are connecting to the web.

As a developer or stakeholder, you will want your website to be visible and fully functional on as many devices as possible. The problem is that devices have different sized screens with different numbers of pixels.

If you write your website to work on desktop devices you don’t want to have to write another whole website to do exactly the same thing for mobile devices. Doing so would be a massive waste of time and resources that could be better used somewhere else.

That being said, you don’t want mobile device users to see a broken site that just doesn’t…

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