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Tuning site navigation for mobile devices

Mobile Web
Tuning site navigation for mobile devices
Photo by Jan Vašek on Pixabay

Making design responsive means not only certain representations on different screens, but also particular behavior on different devices. Usually on mobile devices mouse is not available, keyboard with navigation keys is out of reach. So we are short of controls to provide a useful navigation. Image viewer Let’s take image viewer. User taps a thumbnail and gets an overlay with the image. We don’t have much screen space on the smartphone.

HTML5 Video on iPhone

Mobile Web
HTML5 Video on iPhone
Photo by Pexels on Pixabay

Enabling your videos for iPhone Safari doesn’t seem as a big deal. You know it supports HTML5 . Besides, you don’t even need to write event handlers and produce a skin by yourself, but only take a ready JS component. Apparently [videojs.com] is getting close to be the most popular one. Though, I personally like [mediaelementjs.com]. It is very simple to use any of them. The only difficulty is to get your videos converted to h.