Beyond responsive design: discover 'Context First'

You can't read an article on mobile without being hit over the head with the mention of responsive design. Whether you are a designer, a marketer or a brand manager, mobile is impossible to ignore regardless of the industry you are in. But responsive design only gets you so far. Simply looking at breakpoints and resizing or stacking content is no longer enough to check the box for 'mobile-ready'. There's plenty more to consider.

'Context first' or 'context-driven design' means letting the content and experience be dictated based on the user. Things that should inspire the context include the following...

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