What is Responsive Web Design?
Responsive web design (RWD) is an approach to webdesign aimed at crafting sites to provide an optimal viewing and interaction experience—easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling—across a wide range of devices (from desktop computer monitors to mobile phone
This lovely illustration by Stephanie Walter hits the nail on the head so to speak.
Empire Insight’s approach for includes designing in a way that allows the user to have the same brand experience on any platform. This method includes wire framing with preexisting knowledge of multiple platforms and testing across devices, operating systems, and browsers.
Tablets are quickly picking up speed as a widely used device. Although some websites report visitor usage for mobile devices below 50% remember that 50%, 30% even 5% is a large, growing number of people who will want to see your company’s presentation in the best form — and now.
The most important factor in a website being viewed on a mobile device is the ease of access and legibility of content. Simplicity is key and works with best with ample white space.
Luckily, many new websites built with Html5 and WordPress are already responsive. Websites built by Empire Insight are always responsive. If you have an older site that is not responsive we can help you re-create your website to work optimally on many devices. Visit our contact page to get in touch.