Mobile First [Luke Wroblewski] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Our industry’s long wait for the complete, strategic guide to mobile web. Mobile First has ratings and reviews. Stringy said: As noted in the introduction, this isn’t a book with code examples to work from (see Ethan. Luke Wroblewski is a data guy, so let’s check the stats. He has personally written 1, articles, given presentations, and authored three books on mobile.

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To ask other readers questions about Mobile Firstplease sign up. And that’s just the start. As a web designer, It’s a challenge to design in browser and thinking of mobile first.

This minimalist approach will help you identify the primary goals of your website. The mobile version is driven by the tasks that people need to do. Capabilities of mobile devices are changing the way users interact with our websites.

But I am happy to start with the mobile first so I am able to notice the contraints of the mobil As a web designer, It’s a challenge to design in browser and thinking of mobile first. People are increasingly fed up with the sheer amount of crap that they have to deal with on web pages. There simply isn’t room in a by pixel screen for extraneous, unnecessary elements. When you compare that to, say, how many babies are born per day aboutyou appreciate that this is a real game changer.

Still, it might be the perfect book to give to your boss or colleagues to get your mobile first strategy heard, understood and accepted.

In fact, this is much more a book of analytics and statistics. It could do with an update: People use devices for short bursts throughout the day. When I am designing in browser and starting with the mobile first, the screen size and making the theme responsive kinda distract my attention and make me feel hard to only focus on designing.

His message was so important to me and to my work, that it actually caused me to overhaul a major mobile project Wroblswski was working on. He considers how to lay out information in a manner suited to mobile, interpret mobile-specific actions touchesand collect input Luke Wroblewsky can write well. As accessing the internet from mobile is increasing every day this is must read. Prior to this, Luke was an Entrepreneur mmobile Residence EIR at Benchmark Capital and the Chief Design Wronlewski is an internationally recognized digital product leader who has designed or contributed to software used by more than million people worldwide.


It’s a good book to start when we are ready to do the worblewski design.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. Luke isn’t saying that they’re equal, just that the two are equally important. Nov 21, Peter rated it it was amazing. Great overview on mobile first as a design philosophy. Overall, the book is a well written and researched short read, with a light voice, compelling argument, and plenty of value for web design decisions.

If you’ve never thought about designing for mobile before or just want some groundwork I can see this book being useful; otherwise, it might not be for you. While at home, waiting in line, at a stop light, at work.

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And so they seek out the mobile site because they find it easier to use and more focused. These new mobile web users will demand excellent mobile websites and the demand will quickly become more important than a desktop website. Here’s three reasons why Web applications should be designed for mobile first instead.

Mobile devices’ number is growing really fast and we need to adopt. Jan 29, Graham Herrli rated it liked it Shelves: Don’t just port and rethink things for a small screen.

While not entirely what I expected, lukew gives readers a lot to think about when considering a mobile strategy. Hope to see some of you there! Over time, designing for the desktop web first will become a backwards way of doing things.

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Lue in this day and age the anyone who has used a phone and even thought about designing for it has likely realized these already and doesn’t need eighty page While this book makes a compelling case for mobile first development, only the first third ends up actually advocating the practice. The gigantic market is often over looked and this approach solves that by focusing on the most concise version your design could have and branching lu,e based on capabilities of the browser you are lyke.


A Book Wrooblewski 1 – 10 of 28 books. And it requires luoe. The rest is all running off Wi-Fi. But new mobile application platforms are introducing exciting capabilities that leave many PC-based Web browsers behind. Luke talks about the amazing growth of mobile, the user experience improvements you’ll discover as you embrace the mobile constraints such as the screen size, and then he talks about the capabilities of mobile devices that enable innovations simply not available on any other platform.

The book promises no code and to keep things short; it delivers on both promises. Touch gestures include tap, double tap, drag, flick, pinch, spread, press, press and tap, press and drag, rotate. Conceived and popularised by product designer, entrepreneur, author and speaker Luke Wroblewskiin the last few years this approach has radically changed the way that professionals approach website design. Most smart phones manufacturers are moving to touch-based. See more Web design design.

The goal of this book is to teach you what it means luks design a website or application first from the mindset of a mobile design. LukeW is an internationally recognized digital product leader who has firsf or contributed to software used by more than million people worldwide. I am disappointed that I don’t like how elementary everything seems. Something important to me keeps changing or updating and I want to stay on top of it. There are few things to be learn even if you are experienced software developer.

You have to prioritize. I get used to the photoshop and absolutely love the tool.