Mobile Browser

A mobile browser, also called a microbrowser, minibrowser, or wireless internet browser (WIB), is a web browser designed for use on a mobile device such as a mobile phone or PDA. Mobile browsers are optimized so as to display Web content most effectively for small screens on portable devices. Mobile browser software must be small and efficient to accommodate the low memory capacity and low-bandwidth of wireless handheld devices. Typically they were stripped-down web browsers, but as of 2006 some mobile browsers can handle more recent technologies like CSS 2.1, JavaScript, and Ajax.
Posts about Mobile Browser
  • Mozilla Releases Firefox Web Browser on iOS

    … Mozilla has announced the release of its Firefox Web browser app on iOS devices. The app allows users to connect their Firefox account to access their browsing history, tabs, saved passwords and bookmarks within the app. The browser’s tab management feature allow users to switch between multiple windows by pressing the tab button in the top…

    AllFacebook- 20 readers -
  • 7 User Experience (UX) Fails That Ruin Mobile Conversion Rates

    … never found it. That’s because no matter how much I tapped and pressed, none of the links worked, so I left that site and found one that gave me what I needed. That’s a major mobile user experience (UX) fail. And as you can see, it can have a major impact on conversion rate. When your site doesn’t perform as expected, users leave, which means your…

    Sharon Hurley Hall/ The Daily Egg- 36 readers -
  • 5 Tips For Creating Effective Mobile Ads

    … by companies like Yahoo in favor of a “mobile-first” approach. Some marketers rely on ads that, when clicked on a mobile device, simply open in a mobile browser. They aren’t formatted or designed for small smartphone screens and are frustrating for viewers. Native ads tend to fare much better on mobile devices. In fact, some studies reveal consumers look…

    Lisa Hoover Mcgreevy/ Visual.lyin Social Mobile Content- 15 readers -
  • Cater to Mobile Consumers With These 5 Design Tips

    … from their mobile devices. A survey by Constant Contact reports that 92 percent of consumers searched for a restaurant on their mobile browser at least once in a six-month span. Google reports that mobile searches for restaurants can also be tied directly to conversions. The research found that 54 percent of people who use a mobile device to research…

    ZOG Digital Blogin SEO Google Twitter- 12 readers -
  • Android’s New Feature Paves Way for Apps Replacing Web

    …, and for several good reasons. First, many users still use their laptop or desktop computer to access the Internet. Second, not all websites have a companion mobile app. Third, downloading mobile apps takes time, bandwidth, storage space, and screen estate. For those reasons, it makes sense to use your mobile device’s browser to access the majority…

    Dan Cristo/ Search Engine Watchin SEO Google- 5 readers -
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