Web Designer Depot takes a look at the brilliances of what you can achieve with responsive design while at the same time being up front with the challenges that you’re also bound to face.
The opportunities they review include
- Low maintenance
- Brand Consistency
- No redirections (ackk)
- Load times
To be honest I think that Usability and Load times would fall under some of the challenges for responsive web design. Load times are the most overlooked part of responsive design builds that I’ve seen mainly due to a desktop first approach.
The challenges that web design depot have outlined include
- Development time
- Different devices remain different
- Different devices off different interactions
- Limited support of media queries
- Scalable images lose details
- Navigation menus
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