Relaunch: AuPairWorld upgrades to Responsive Web Design

Kassel (June 2013). AuPairWorld, the world's leading au pair agency on the Internet, has relaunched its portal with a new design technology. Making use of Responsive Web Design (RWD), the relaunched site gives all users an optimal viewing experience and accommodates smartphone and tablet users particularly well.

New Responsive Design of AuPairWorld

On average the website receives 1.2 million page views per day. “Most of the au pairs and host families continue to access AuPairWorld in the classic way from their desktop computers at home,” says Uwe Regenbogen, founder of AuPairWorld. “But it's clearly the case that more and more users also want to have the option of making use of our services from mobile devices while on the go.”

With the new design at AuPairWorld both types of access are possible, as Responsibe Web Design works for all commonly used desktop and mobile devices such as iPhone, Android, Windows Phone and iPad. Responsive Web Design automatically adjusts the display of the website to the accessing device and shows the site in the correct proportions without requiring any special adjustments from the user. “Responsive Web Design is definitely a step in the right direction to continue improving AuPairWorld for our users and make it more and more user friendly,” comments Uwe Regenbogen.

The company AuPairWorld

AuPairWorld is the world's leading au pair agency on the Internet. It lets au pairs and host families make contact with each other and arrange au pair placements directly and independently. Since its founding in 1999, more than 1.5 million users have registered on the site and made use of its services. AuPairWorld is operated by a.n.d. Internet Services GmbH & Co. KG and is based in Kassel, Germany. The company has 24 full-time employees.