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  • The ugly truth about responsive design (and how to fix it)

    The ugly truth about responsive design (and how to fix it)

    Critics have claimed responsive design site performance is slow. In a first-of-its-kind e-retail study, Internet Retailer and Keynote examined 12 retail responsive design sites and found that site load times on smartphones are not only slow - at 18 seconds, they're very slow. But some retailers and mobile commerce vendors have devised new ways to optimize responsive sites that vastly reduce mobile page load times.

    Posted 06/02/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    Critics have claimed responsive design site performance is slow. In a first-of-its-kind e-retail study, Internet Retailer and Keynote examined 12 retail responsive design sites and found that site load times on smartphones are not only slow - at 18 seconds, they're very slow. But some retailers and mobile…

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  • Responsive design’s dirty little secret

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    Responsive design’s dirty little secret

    The June 2014 cover story of Internet Retailer magazine will reveal Internet Retailer-exclusive research from performance firm Keynote that shows retail responsive design sites load at a snail’s pace on smartphones. But some pioneering vendors are showing ways to vastly improve responsive page load times.

    Posted 05/20/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    …Internet Retailer-exclusive research from performance firm Keynote that shows retail responsive design sites load at a snail’s pace on smartphones. But some pioneering vendors are showing ways to vastly improve responsive page load times.

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  • Tablet sites must be easy to use, but as functional as desktop sites

    / Mobile Commerce

    Tablet sites must be easy to use, but as functional as desktop sites

    Regardless of whether a retailer creates a tablet-specific site or a responsive design site that serves all devices, including tablets, the site on tablets should offer the same features and functions as the site on desktops, a new Usablenet report finds.

    Posted 03/18/2014Madeline C. AndrePost a comment

    Regardless of whether a retailer creates a tablet-specific site or a responsive design site that serves all devices, including tablets, the site on tablets should offer the same features and functions as the site on desktops, a new Usablenet report finds.

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  • Challenging web design

    Challenging web design

    The much-discussed design technique that renders sites for all devices  is proving its worth to some retailers. But is it the answer for all?

    Posted 02/03/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    The much-discussed design technique that renders sites for all devices? is proving its worth to some retailers. But is it the answer for all?

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  • Here’s a site design pitch: Bubbles for nomads

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    Here’s a site design pitch: Bubbles for nomads

    Don’t laugh: It yielded a 300% increase in the mobile conversion rate at AeroLife.com, which chose to launch a responsive design site in November 2013 to better serve the 28% of visitors on smartphones and tablets. The slick, attractive site encases page elements in bubbles that float up and down the page, a design as unique as the product it sells: air-based nutrition.

    Posted 03/31/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    …rate at AeroLife.com, which chose to launch a responsive design site in November 2013 to better serve the 28% of visitors on smartphones and tablets. The slick, attractive site encases page elements in bubbles that float up and down the page, a design as unique as the product it sells: air-based nutrition…
  • / Mobile Commerce

    Five tips for achieving high mobile search rankings

    Searches on mobile devices will soon exceed those on computers, Google says. Retailers that keep in mind what mobile consumers are trying to accomplish will move up in search rankings, says a Zog Digital executive.

    Posted 04/16/2014Jason SquardoPost a comment

    Searches on mobile devices will soon exceed those on computers, Google says. Retailers that keep in mind what mobile consumers are trying to accomplish will move up in search rankings, says a Zog Digital executive.

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  • Optimized checkout helps boost a college bookstore’s mobile sales by 184%

    / Mobile Commerce

    Optimized checkout helps boost a college bookstore’s mobile sales by 184%

    Mobile sales have been growing for the University of Oregon’s Duck Store, thanks to a new mobile-optimized checkout and e-mail marketing campaigns.

    Posted 06/05/2014Amy DustoPost a comment

    Mobile sales have been growing for the University of Oregon’s Duck Store, thanks to a new mobile-optimized checkout and e-mail marketing campaigns.
  • ‘Responsive delivery’ delivers a 25% boost to mobile conversions

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    ‘Responsive delivery’ delivers a 25% boost to mobile conversions

    Sigh. Yet another form of responsive design to figure out. But contact lens e-retailer AC Lens is glad it did, because using responsive delivery to optimize its site for smartphones yielded a 150% increase in time on site, a 78% jump in page views, and a 25% increase in conversions, the merchant says. 

    Posted 03/26/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    Sigh. Yet another form of responsive design to figure out. But contact lens e-retailer AC Lens is glad it did, because using responsive delivery to optimize its site for smartphones yielded a 150% increase in time on site, a 78% jump in page views, and a 25% increase in conversions, the merchant says…

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  • Why some retailers do mobile sites differently

    / Mobile Commerce

    Why some retailers do mobile sites differently

    HalloweenCostumes.com asks mobile shoppers what site they prefer before directing them there. Exclusive research shows what consumers expect from mobile shopping.

    Posted 02/24/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    HalloweenCostumes.com asks mobile shoppers what site they prefer before directing them there. Exclusive research shows what consumers expect from mobile shopping.
  • Staples holds off on responsive design to expedite mobile projects

    / Mobile Commerce

    Staples holds off on responsive design to expedite mobile projects

    The second-largest online retailer is responding to increasing shopper traffic on smartphones and tablets by rolling out a series of redesigned mobile sites and apps, a Staples executive says at the IRCE Focus mobile conference. Read more to learn how the chain has handled its rapid-fire mobile projects.

    Posted 02/12/2014Amy DustoPost a comment

    The second-largest online retailer is responding to increasing shopper traffic on smartphones and tablets by rolling out a series of redesigned mobile sites and apps, a Staples executive says at the IRCE Focus mobile conference. Read more to learn how the chain has handled its rapid-fire mobile…

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