How to create a mobile web page

Posted on 2012-08-28
Last Modified: 2012-08-31
What are the dimensions and other considerations I need to make in order to optimize my web page for mobile use so that the user isn't having to pinch to read text.
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    You could start by creating a very simple text page of width 480px (iphone portrait), and experiment with font sizes to see what feels comfortable. It'll probably end up being between 12-16px.
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    You could use a development program such as dreamweaver which has a nice mobile development interface so you can see what it looks like as you go...

    It also lets you pick which devices / resolutions you are designing it for...

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