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Mobile, whether you like it or not

Monday morning at 6AM is never a good time. It's also not a good time to discover all your sites are down with a database error.

Monday morning at 6AM is never a good time. It's also not a good time to discover all your sites are down with a database error.

Thank goodness for mobile, I can just log on to my hosting providers website and send a rather urgent message to support.

Apart from, I can't. There's a select list from which I have to choose a category of brokenness and it's broke, on Android at least.

And this is the kernel of truth that I've gleaned from this morning's panic: you users will look at your website on a mobile/tablet whether you like it or not. So best everyone get's adapting their existing fixed width desktop websites As Soon As Possible*.

*NB Declaration of vested interest, I am a front end web developer after all.