The Importance of Responsive Design in Online Education

Responsive design will become a critical aspect of online education in the very near future. Those institutions willing to engage with learners in the online environment they are most comfortable in are sure to have the effort reflected in increased satisfaction and retention.Mobile phones and tablets represent the ‘go to’ devices for the vast majority of people: 6.9 billion global mobile subscriptions will be achieved by the end of 2014 which equates to a 93.5% market penetration for mobile devices. Breaking these figures down further shows that market penetration of the mobile phone has exceeded 120% in the developed world,