Jonathan Stark

Principles of Mobile Interface Design

Date: This event took place live on March 15 2012

Presented by: Jonathan Stark

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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Watch the webcast recording

Mobile app design for touchscreen devices has more in common with classic industrial design principles than the software interface development patterns of the desktop computing era. Learn how to take your mobile app from concept to completed design by exploring practical principles and visual examples.

What will be covered?

  • User centered design
  • Defining the mobile context
  • Pragmatic UI guidelines
  • Editorial considerations for small screen
  • Best practices for touch interfaces
  • Designing cross-platform controls

Who is this webcast for?

This webcast is for web designers and developers who are interested in creating mobile apps. A basic familiarity with standard HTML, CSS, and JavaScript would be very helpful but is not required.

About Jonathan Stark

Jonathan Stark is a mobile and web application consultant who the Wall Street Journal has called an expert on publishing desktop data to the web.

He has written two books on web application programming, is a tech editor for both php|architect and Advisor magazines, and is quoted in the media on internet and mobile lifestyle trends.

Jonathan began his programming career more than 20 years ago on a Tandy TRS-80 and still thinks Zork was a sweet game.