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Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 7:40 pm
by zorbas2
I would like to ask you a favor:

http://www.stoupa.de is a so called 'responsive' website and like that 100% mobile friendly (smartphones and tablets)
But I do not like the design very much and it is hard to keep two websites up to date (espacially in 2-3 languages)
This is also the reason why this site was pretty neglected by me and is not up to date.

http://www.zorbas.de is semi-responsive and like that absolutely usable on tablets and kind of usable on some smartphones, but on some smartphones nearly not usable at all.
I still like the design of this site - after more the 12 years!

I would be very glad if you would let me know your experience with both sites on your mobile devices. Please also state what device you were using.
I would be interested also in what you think regarding the design and of course generally in your thoughts.

Thank You!

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:08 pm
by Marco
Hi.

I use the site on an IPad, an android phone and my laptop and all work well, I am very happy with the layout and content on all devices.

Thanks

Mark

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:55 am
by zorbas2
Thanks Mark,

I guess you're talking about zorbas.de - right?
I wish you happy holidays!

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2018 10:08 am
by sweep
zorbas.de works great on my iPad :) (y)

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:10 pm
by Bracke
Both sites work well also on my Samsung Tablet. Thank you Stephan - also for all your efforts regarding the webcams. They really help me make it until the next stay! :)

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 1:00 pm
by zorbas2
Since some minor changes regarding the mobile friendlyness of zorbas.de, some people mentioned that the camBoard (embedded in the zorbas.de framework) was too narrow and fonts were too small. I hope these issues are now solved?

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 3:34 pm
by Paul
zorbas2 wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 1:00 pm
Since some minor changes regarding the mobile friendlyness of zorbas.de, some people mentioned that the camBoard (embedded in the zorbas.de framework) was too narrow and fonts were too small. I hope these issues are now solved?
Now annoyingly large on my laptop..... :(

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 3:36 pm
by zorbas2
Paul wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 3:34 pm

Now annoyingly large on my laptop..... :(
Of course the font on my laptop became also much larger - but not annoyingly. Is it possible for you to post a screenshot?

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2018 10:15 pm
by zorbas2
As there were some issues reported regarding the font size of the camBoard, users can now change the font size themselves:

Click on your username at the top, right -> Go to the User Control Panel -> Choose the Board Preferences tab -> In the global settings you can now switch on large fonts and choose a percentage which suits you.

On the same page users can now also set their own preferred forum width.

Re: Mobile friendlyness

Posted: Tue Jan 01, 2019 5:13 pm
by Ron 1
That’s great Stephan. On my ipad I just changed the font to 150 and it’s just about back where it was before all this 👍.