February 3, 2014, 11:14 AM

Challenging web design

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CONS

  • Paring site content for a smartphone screen is difficult; responsive design calls for an even more austere approach for every type of device.
  • Page load time can increase.
  • Designing for all screens means content doesn't look as good as it might on a site designed specifically for the device.
  • Developers must design for responsive from the outset or rewrite all desktop code.
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