14 December 2012
It took a lot of website scouring, twittering and dissection of other emails’ code. Oh and good ol’ blood, sweat and tears!
The main changes from desktop to mobile:
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Being the proud owner of a Samsung S3 I’d noticed a lot of emails that claimed to be responsive but which didn’t work on it, so I made it my priority to make the newsletter work on S3 and iPhone (the two biggest selling handsets). It does. At the small sacrifice of some other handsets. Going forward I’ll be working on enlarging the circle of handsets it works on – and including tablets in the mix.
If anyone’s got any tips they’d care to share (especially for Windows Phone devices) please leave them in the comments below! (NB A tip for Samsung, take a look at max-width instead of max-device-width)