Mobile Site or App?

What’s Better for Your Business: A Mobile Site or an App? It seems like every day I encounter small business owners and developers who are having trouble deciding which would be better, a mobile site or an app. Earlier this year, the general consensus was that apps were the way to go, with very few […] Read more »

Mobile Marketing Webinar with Mobile WordPress Sitebuilder Demo Today

Editor’s note: The webinar has ended and all links go to the product page. As many of you know, I am very very picky about mobile sitebuilders. I get pitches to write about them all the time on mobienthusiast.mobi, and I have so far turned every one of them down because they are clunky and […] Read more »

Mobile Site of the Day

Do you have a mobile site? Does it appeal to others? If so, you could find it as a Mobile Site of the Day at our sister site, MobileSiteoftheDay.com. This will eventually be a paid service, but during the beta period submissions are free. Here’s the criteria: Sites must be family-friendly and safe for work […] Read more »

Want to write a book on HTML5 or Mobile Apps?

From our developer friend James Pearce via Twitter: Anyone want to write either a book on HTML5 Media or on mobile apps? Reputable publisher. DM & RT, please. To respond, please write to James as @JamesPearce. And, if you’re not already following me on Twitter, I’m @mobienthusiast. Good luck, and let me know if you […] Read more »

Make a Mobile Site Fast and Easy

Attention Mobile Developers, Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners As the mobiEnthusiast, I purchased my first mobile (.mobi) domain name in 2007. It was an exciting day, and I had a vision for how the world would be able to access the internet from their phone and not be tied to a computer. I thought hard […] Read more »

Is it the Year of Mobile Yet?

Like most marketers, I’ve been watching the mobile industry for the past few years, waiting for it to gain traction as a marketing discipline. This week my patience led me to Mobile University 101 in Chicago; a one-day dive into the basics of mobile and its potential for marketing. The question on the minds of […] Read more »

Carnival of the Mobilists #221

Welcome to this week’s Carnival of the Mobilists #221. It’s my first time hosting, and I’m glad to have this opportunity to showcase the best and brightest bloggers covering the mobile space. Thank you to all of the dedicated people who not only blog, but connect with one another to share ideas and introduce their […] Read more »

Is It Fake? Gizmodo finds an iPhone Prototype in a Bar

According to Gizmodo, somebody blew it. They left their super-secret iPhone prototype in a bar in Redwood City. Here’s what Gizmodo had to say: You are looking at Apple’s next iPhone. It was found lost in a bar in Redwood City, camouflaged to look like an iPhone 3GS. We got it. We disassembled it. It’s the […] Read more »

San Diego Mobile Twitter Directory: From the “Practice What You Preach” File

You may have noticed an ad over on the sidebar for SDCA.mobi. You may also notice that the site is a bit of a mess right now. That’s actually my site, and it’s a mess because I am taking my own advice and creating new, relevant information that people in San Diego might want to […] Read more »

Mobile Web Design That Rocks

Cutting Edge Mobile Design     The mobile web is officially open to the masses, as evidenced by all the mobile sessions at this year’s South by Southwest Party Conference. Plain old-fashioned WAP design is out. It’s time to step up the game on creating striking, captivating, eye-catching mobile design. Need inspiration? Here are some […] Read more »