Understanding browser statistics

If there’s one thing any web designer needs to be aware of, it’s browser statistics. It’s important to keep track of market trends if you want to properly cater to customer requirements—failing to stay current can mean you fall way behind in terms of customer expectations, because creating websites that are compatible with all browsers is web design 101. Read the rest of this entry »


Why mobile design matters

If you thought the online world revolved around laptops and PCs, think again. The mobile marketplace is booming, and the figures speak for themselves: according to recent statistics a third of adults use smartphones whilst 3.62million people own tablet computers in the UK, and on a more global level there are around 1.2billion active mobile broadband subscriptions worldwide. That’s a huge section of the market you need to cater to, because for many of these mobile devices a regular website simply won’t cut it.

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