T8 Designing and Developing for the Rich Mobile Web


10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Prerequisite: None

Joe Marini

Joe Marini

Principal Program Manager, Windows Phone

Microsoft Corporation

Joe Marini has been active in the web and graphics industry for more than 15 years. He was an original member of the Dreamweaver engineering team at Macromedia, and has also held prominent roles in creating products such as QuarkXPress, mFactory's mTropolis, and Extensis QX-Tools. He is a regularly featured speaker at industry conferences and has authored or co-authored several books on web development. His book, The Document Object Model, is widely regarded as the definitive resource for working with the DOM.

The Rich Mobile Web has been a long time in coming, and now that it’s here, it’s a force that you and your business can’t afford to ignore. What has made all of this possible is the combination of ever-more-powerful devices, fast network connections, and highly capable mobile browsers. In this session, you will learn the principles behind sites that work well and look great on Windows Phone 7 and across other mobile devices. We cover the core mobile Web scenarios, preparing content for mobile, and tips and techniques for debugging and testing your sites.