Mobile unfriendly?

Discussion in 'Suggestion Box & Feedback' started by LaughingJohn, Aug 23, 2009.

  1. LaughingJohn

    LaughingJohn Active Member
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    Great site, but given it's about Android, why are the forums hard to negotiate on a mobile browser? I find the page and next/previous links particularly difficult!
     

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  2. kabbie_mcfeely

    kabbie_mcfeely Well-Known Member
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    Are you using the mobile version of the site ?
     
  3. LaughingJohn

    LaughingJohn Active Member
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    Aha! Probably not. What's the url?
     
  4. NiNi

    NiNi G1/Cliq Guide
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    on the bottom of the site there is a drop down menu to change to mobile view
     
  5. mfowler70

    mfowler70 Member
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    There's a vbulletin plugin that auto-sets the mobile style for mobile browsers. I'm sure they're using this, but haven't tried yet on my phone.

    What I've done on my own forum is to set m.xxxxxxx.com to use the mobile style by default. This helps the people whose phones aren't recognized by the plugin. They can just set that bookmark.

    The drop-down works too, but most people won't think to look down there.
     

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