The key to successful projects and products are the people behind them. Have you ever found yourself wondering how these thinkers and creators of the Web actually work, and how they tackle their projects? Where do they seek inspiration, and what are the lessons they have learned in the course of their careers? With the help of this eBook, we want to focus on the people behind the names for a change. After all, what could be more insightful than giving them a chance to share their stories?
This eBook covers both the designer's as well as the entrepreneur's point of view and is sure to provide you with valuable advice that you can easily incorporate into your own workflow when working with your clients. From structuring meetings to managing dissent and staying connected even after the project has ended, the authors of this eBook cover a variety of aspects to consider before, during and after a project. As you will see, it's the small things that make a big difference.
TABLE OF CONTENTSGetting Engaged written by Andy Rutledge How To Build Long-Term Client Relationships written by Jeremy GirardKeys To Better Communication With Clients written by Jeremy GirardGuidelines For Successful Communication With Clients written by Sam BarnesEffective User Research And Transforming The Minds Of Clients written by Leonard SouzaWhy Account Managers Shouldn't Prevent Designers From Speaking To Clients written by Paul BoagHow Do You Deal With Overstressed, Irrational Clients? An Entrepreneur's View written by Brian ScordatoHow To Sell The Value Of Mobile To Clients written by Mark ReevesEncouraging Better Client Participation In Responsive Design Projects written by Andrew Clarke
Responsive Web Design has evolved rapidly in the last few years and considering recent growth of mobile, the demands for responsive solutions are growing further. To help you prepare for the challenges of a more diverse device landscape as well as a growing number of mobile device users, Responsive Web Design Vol. 2 provides an overview of valuable hands-on techniques, approaches and best practices to improve your responsive design workflow and skills.
This eBook offers tips on creating responsive high-performance websites using server-side components, and explores solutions for navigation and responsive images. Furthermore, the authors share their insightful first-hand experience from a responsive redesign perspective as well as propose possible ways to encounter the rather uneasy question of advertising in a responsive world.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Responsible Considerations For Responsive Web Design
- Implementing Off-Canvas Navigation For A Responsive Website
- Choosing A Responsive Image Solution
- Automate Your Responsive Images With Mobify.js
- Adapting To A Responsive Design (Case Study)
- Responsive Web Design With Physical Units
- Lightening Your Responsive Website Design With RESS
- Improve Mobile Support With Server-Side Enhanced Responsive Design
- Responsively Retrofitting An Existing Site With RWD Retrofit
- Making Advertising Work In A Responsive World