Yesterday I presented at UX Thursday in Chicago.
My 20-minute talk was on The Touchable Desktop – When Responsive Won’t Fly. It looked at design considerations for websites targeting desktop computers and tablets when responsive web design is not an option. Here are my slides:
Here are some additional resources to help you when designing for tablets and touchscreens:
- Finger-Friendly Design: Ideal Mobile Touchscreen Target Sizes, Smashing Magazine
- The Pursuit of Tappiness, UX Magazine
- Touch Gesture Reference Guide, Luke Wroblewski
- New Rule: Every Desktop Design Has To Go Finger-Friendly, Josh Clark
The event was sponsored by User Interface Engineering.