Mobile Revolution: ‘Calling’ All Web Designers

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The challenge of designing websites for a myriad of screens and browsers is nothing new. Since the early days of the Web, varying screen sizes, differences in user connection speed and divergent browser standards have all been thorns in the sides of designers.

Designing for the mobile Web, though, has taken on greater importance as smartphones have rocketed in popularity. In addition, the growing popularity of pared-down netbooks raises questions about what designers should do to accommodate their smaller screens and less processing capability...