Responsive Web Design, A Mobile Solutions for All Devices
Responsive design is a mobile solution to your website. With the advent of tablet devices it is essential that your website displays properly and is easy to navigate on any device at any time. Responsive design is the process of programming your website so that it adapts to the width of the device that it is being displayed upon. Your website layout will change from desktop to tablet to smart phone devices, but will remain fully functional and easy to use for each. This allows visitors that come from any type of device to navigate your website. In the end, this will result in an increased conversion rate of your mobile visitors. If you haven’t looked into mobile solutions for your website, contact us today to see what we can do for you.
Mobile usage continues to rise in todays market, here are reasons you should have a mobile solution:
- More people will use mobile phones that PC’s to access the internet in 2013
- 47% of consumers look for products & services locally on a smartphone
- 50% of U.S. cellphone users have smartphones
- 66% of consumers 24-35 own a smart phone
- 67% of users claim they are more likely to purchase from a mobile friendly website
If someone is using their smartphone to find you, you should have a mobile optimized page for them to navigate. If you don’t, you’ll decrease the opportunity of converting that visitor into a customer.
While Google supports three different mobile configurations. Google themselves has recommended that when possible, use responsive web design. Read the article. (http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2012/06/recommendations-for-building-smartphone.html)