9to5Mac’s Mobile First Responsive Design Works Everywhere

New Site Added to the Wap Review Mobile Directory   Mobile Link: 9to5mac.com Rating:Content  Usability  Doctype: HTML5 Home Page Weight: 502 KB Category: Science & Tech/Apple Description: 9to5Mac is a popular news and rumor blog covering Apple Inc. The site was the first to report on a slew of new Apple products and features including Siri and the iPhone 4s’ dual core A5 processor, Last August 9to5Mac and sister sites 9to5Google and 9to5Toys (consumer electronics and deals) got a mobile first responsive  redesign. It … Continue reading

New To Me: Static Site Generators and A JavaScript Blog

I’m working on improving my meager JavaScript skills. One useful resource I’ve found is Adventures in JavaScript Development (rmurphey.com. ). It’s the lively technical and personal blog of JavaScript guru Rebecca Murphey, who writes eloquently on everything from personal experiences and social issues to JavaScript control structures. Almost as interesting as the site itself is that it’s built using Octopress, a new to me, blog aware, static site generator that claims to create a mobile first, “responsive design” layout. Unlike traditional blogging platforms, such as … Continue reading

WPMU’s Mobile First, Responsive Design

WPMU.org is a great resource for WordPress publishers and developers. Don’t be put off by the site’s name which suggests it’s about the “MU” multi-user/multi-site version of WordPress (which no-longer exists as a standalone product). Actually, WPMU.org is the most popular independent site covering WordPress and BuddyPress. Packed with WordPress lore, news, tips, tutorials and theme and plug-in downloads, it’s a site that should be of interest to anyone who runs a WordPress or BuddyPress site. Last July WPMU.org was redesigned in the … Continue reading