Incremental Responsive Redesign at Kogan.com

Incremental responsive rewrites allow sites and web apps to transition from desktop-only, without the need for ever stopping existing development. A speed-run on some techniques we used in deprecating m.kogan.com; tips, tricks, and grievous errors we made while becoming responsive.

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Incremental responsive rewrites allow sites and web apps to transition from desktop-only, without the need for ever stopping existing development.

 

A speed-run on some techniques used in deprecating m.kogan.com; tips, tricks, and grievous errors made while becoming responsive.

 

Kogan.com, a site that sells household and lifestyle products, was on its third version in 10 years with a desktop version and an m.dot version.

 

After a couple of false starts, a plan was devised to make the site responsive incrementally, changing little things over time.

 

That allowed business to continue while the developer worked towards a responsive outcome.