The business of website development was established way back in 90s. After almost two decades the business flourishes but with a different approach. Today there is more number of websites developed for mobile users as the surfing has got easier on mobiles. Various new websites which are launching into the market are coming up with mobile versions as well. There are peculiar differences in development of mobile website and desktop versions of it. Mobile applications development industry has understood the importance of this and started a specific domain for mobile website development.
The websites that are accessed using mobile have different behavior than the ones used in laptops. Among the mobiles also, there are times when due some factors like screen sizes, resolution, pixel definition etc the website development differs. Considering these facts, there are some measures that are required to be taken by mobile website developers while developing the websites. Here is the list of some of the tips for development of mobile website.
Similar functionality, Different UI
There are frequent cases where the users of websites access the same website from mobile as well as desktop. During such a case, there should not be even a minute functional difference between both versions as it might lead to misjudgement from the user. Also the page of the website might contain various images, advertisements and other things which must be clear from user interface perspective. Furthermore, the mobile website developers must give minimum number of variations from the original website. Simplified design for the newer version helps create website which will benefit the end user. Thus taking care of this fact can give optimized use of mobile website.
Technical aspects considerations
With more number of iPhones, tablets and Android phones increasing in the market, it is necessary that while creating a mobile website all these considerations are done. At the same time, all these operating systems have different behavior with respect to functionalities on screen. The website developed using any of the language must see to it that all these devices work fine with that code. It is advisable not to use too many flash or Java files that need to be overridden. All these small technical aspects play a vital role while delivering the final mobile versions of the website. On the other hand, it would not be possible to optimize behavior for each and every device.
Strategize navigations and pop-ups
In order to make your website work significantly well on the mobiles, it is necessary to work on some small aspects of it. The first and foremost thing is not to use any pop-ups in case of promotions and advertising. The reason behind this is that it might not be possible in every Smartphone to use multiple tabs and might also lead to device slowness. Another problem is with navigations from page to page can take a longer time. So it is advisable to keep large slip time and make the user easy access to the next page.
Ensuring all these points can surely give optimized results to mobile website development companies and increase their market value as well. Also the mobile apps developers will get to learn a completely new domain of application designing. Mobile users will also get the benefits from this kind of development as the market is flourishing.