Browse: December 2011
The quote above is taken from Josh Clark’s book Tapworthy, an authoritative book on iPhone UI design. Apple’s Mobile HIG (Human Interface Guidelines) does recommend 44 × 44 pixels as the comfortable minimum size for tappable UI elements. Most apps and including practically all of the native apps follow this 44-pixel rhythm. Everyone is happy. So what is the problem?
In this article, we will cover some important issues and introduce some tools for you to use when designing a website. Just keep in mind that as in the print sphere, the web sphere contains a multitude of choices for design as well as development. This is only one method and we are attempting to come from more of a designer angle rather than a developer one.