[thelist] iphone apps

Bob Meetin bobm at dottedi.biz
Fri Mar 26 12:25:04 CDT 2010

Will wrote:
>> Several Joomla templates at my disposal already have built in 
>> functionality for delivering a mobile or iphone version.
>> -Bob
> I think perhaps you're still mixing up iPhone apps and iPhone friendly 
> websites.
> Apps are written in objective-c, compiled and distributed via the app 
> store.
> iPhone friendly websites are just HTML and css. I think this is what 
> you're asking about. If you have iPhone friendly joomla templates at 
> your disposal, I'd start there. Have your client check it out on their 
> device and revise.
> There's nothing special you need to do to make your site work for 
> smart phones (presuming you've built the site with wc3 standards in 
> mind). There's lots that you can do to enhance the experience though 
> and some of the previously included links will help you do just that.   
1) The client is in the process of developing an app, I guess for use on 
iPhones and similar devices. 
2) She wants people who are using mobile devices to be able to access a 
mobile-friendly version of the website

Yes - confused, but burning both matches.

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