Developing software for Mobile Phone Users in Ghana, a gainful opportunity
Ghana’s telecommunication market is one of the most vibrant and advanced in Africa. The country currently boasts of six telecommunication companies namely MTN, Tigo, Vodafone, Airtel, Expresso and Glo. All of these companies have a good international reputation in the services they provide. Stiff competition amongst the companies has brought about quality service and affordability for Ghanaian mobile phone users.
6 web design trends that are here to stay
Before I started writing this article, I was very concerned about the direction to take â there are literally hundreds of âdesign trendsâ blog posts out there, each covering dozen or more examples. The strange thing was that most of these articles confused trends with fads. Itâs time to make a distinction between fads and real trends taking place out there.
Responsive Web Design: Using Fonts Responsively
Typography is one of the most important aspects of responsive web design, and optimizing your fonts for mobile devices is an absolute necessity if you want your content to be palatable across all screen sizes. Fortunately, the process of building flexible fonts is not very difficult. When we talk about flexibility (which is the guiding principle in this case), we cannot overlook the specified size of the font weâve chosen to adapt for our responsive website. We may use different metrics for this purpose, including pixels, ems, rems, or percentages. Choosing the right metric is critical for designing a malleable, responsive interface.
Ghana Internet Users Increase Exponentially
The online blog site www.internetworldstats.com has published that there are about 3,568,757 internet users in Ghana as at June 2012. This is a giant rise from only 30,000 users in the year 2000 according to the same source. However I think the figure could be more than that.