January/February 2010

Marketing to Your Mobile Customers

By Jackie Flaherty

These days everyone is going mobile and we frequently get asked for standards or guidelines for the mobile market. Like you, this is something we are learning.

  1. Mobile Web Design Tips & Best Practices offers some practical suggestions with good examples. Be sure to also read the readers' responses as they offer additional tips.
  2. Mashable: The Social Media Guide posted this article on mobile design on their site. They offer a list of sites that can help you create mobile versions of your site.
  3. Smashing Magazine wrote Mobile Web Design Trends for 2009 in January 2009 and, although the article is a year old already, there are still some helpful guidelines, such as making sure you have white space while you are keeping images to a minimum.