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Build Mobile Websites and Apps for Smart Devices by Earle Castledine, Max Wheeler, Myles Eftos

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Chapter 1Introduction to Mobile Web Design

Are you ready to step into the next big arena of web design? Build Mobile Websites and Apps for Smart Devices, as the name suggests, is all about designing for mobile devices. It’s about designing for the future. This book will guide you through the process of designing and building a mobile web application from scratch. We’ll take a look at what you should consider when designing in a mobile context—building the base of our application using web standards, and layering interaction on top of that base. Ultimately, we’ll have our application up and running in a native wrapper so that it can be downloaded from the various app marketplaces. This book will focus on building for phone-sized devices, though ...

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