Need a "View Full Site" button
- Robert Lauriston Dec 13, 2012 05:19 PM
In the mobile-adapted versions, you should have a "View Full Site" button at the bottom of the page. See Yelp and IMDB for a couple of examples.
I spent a lot of extra money to get a phone with a web browser that's as capable as a desktop browser. It does not please me to be stuck with a limited version designed for less capable phones.
My thought exactly!
I would much prefer the full view on my Android! Why strip it down, the web browser certainly can handle that!
Thanks for the suggestion.
As a tip, in most browsers on Android, as well as in the Chrome browser on iOS, there is a browser menu option to "Request Desktop Site" that you can try to get to the full site.
That being said, there are issues with accessing the full site from a mobile device that you may run into. For example, the desktop site uses a mouse hover state in various places, which isn't possible from a mobile device. The navigation menus at the top is one very important example of that. That's one of a few issues we'd have to address before we could release a "view full site" button.