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I have a site setup with content, themes, plugins, and modified code.

However, I want a mobile version.

I googled this and it looked like there use to be plugins that helped with this, but it seems most have been dis-continued.

Is there a strategy for making a site mobile?

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Do you want the mobile version to be available on separate domain ? like m.foobar.com –  amit Sep 29 '12 at 20:11
    
It doesn't matter...what ever is easiest. –  user14432 Sep 30 '12 at 18:20
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You have 3 choices

  1. choose a Responsive Theme for your site (Responsive adapts for different screen sizes)
  2. choose a plugin (such as WPTouchPro - which is both plugin and theme)
  3. build a second site which you access at m.example.com, this duplicates all the content and has its own theme

... there is a 4th option ... being polite... there are dozens of great books and websites about WordPress & Mobile Web Development like this one from Wrox

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if you are bored and want to list the pros and cons of each?...I would think responsive's adaptable theme would be the easiest. –  user14432 Oct 3 '12 at 0:25
    
that would be totally subjective :) responsive is great but the downside is you have no control over the theme and how it responds. With Plugin its a mix of both :) –  Damien Oct 3 '12 at 20:48
    
4th option is building natively...for the iPhone this would be a Objective C Application. –  user14432 Oct 4 '12 at 20:16
    
Did you get credit for the answer? –  user14432 Oct 4 '12 at 20:16
    
I have thank you :) –  Damien Oct 8 '12 at 10:00
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