Monthly: March 2014

Retina-Ready Website Design in Colorado Springs

Lately this is a term being thrown around a lot: Retina-ready websites. It gained in popularity once Apple announced its retina-ready screens on mobile devices and laptops. From the Apple website "When you pack so many pixels into a display — over 4 million on the 13‑inch model and over 5 million on the 15‑inch model — the results are positively stunning. The pixel density is so high, your eyes can’t discern individual pixels. Images take on a new level of realism. A spectacular 2560-by-1600 resolution on the 13‑inch MacBook Pro and an equally impressive 2880-by-1800 resolution on the 15‑inch MacBook Pro

What Are Responsive Designs?

Responsive design means designing websites that work well on mobile devices, including phones, tablets, and all smaller screens. We used to design primarily for mobile devices, creating one website with a desktop version, and one for a mobile device. But with the explosion of tablets like the iPad, mobile devices come in many sizes now, so responsive design is taking the place of a "phone version" of  your website. Sometimes clients tell me that their customers don't usually find them via a phone, but the reason might be that their website did not render well on a mobile device, so phone