When you're surfing the Web, you probably only think about one thing when you look at a Website: whether or not it's fun. Some of the website authors are wondering why only a few visitors visit their site.
Here are some tips to avoid if you don't want to create a bad website:
Before developing the website you have to plan it first. Make a story board that will be your guide in developing the site. You must arrange the hierarchy of the most important links in the main page.
Most importantly, you must create a home page that presents a professional image to the world. Your home page would be the gateway to your site. It must look like a road map, the index and the table of contents that tells the visitors where to find the information they need to make them stay at your site. It would be the mirror of your company or organization. So, if the design is not good, that will be the the first impression to your company.
You have to figure out what are the important elements that should be included on the page. It must have unique and interesting content. You have to know who are your target audience and what the things are that will get the attention of your visitors. You have to think of something new and unique in your content to convince your visitors to stay.
Put significant information in your site to give them useful information that is appropriate in your site. You should be able to tell why a website exists, and what information it's trying to provide. If the purpose of the website is confusing or unclear, that's a good sign that you should look for a different site. The words must be correctly spelled and good grammar used throughout.
The design must be clean and have a stunning look that will impress your visitors. The design must depend on the kind of services that your site is offering. Avoid the use of blinking text that will irritate the eyes of your visitors. Avoid also too many graphics or images that will take long to load your page because some visitors may get bored waiting for your page to load. Use a text color that will be visible to your readers.
Your site must be easy to navigate. The buttons must be consistent in size and design. Using buttons with different colors and sizes looks unprofessional. Make sure that when you put the buttons on top of the home page, they're on the top of every other page.
The site must be indexed by search engines so you have to consider successful page optimization so that your site will be given the opportunity to rank in search engines. In order for your site to be seen by many clients or visitors, your site must get a good ranking from search engines. Read some information about Search Engine Optimization(SEO) to have an idea about what you should be doing on your site.
You must have a quick response to your client or custome,r and give them the service that they require. Build good relation with your customer. Give them a word of thanks for giving you the opportunity to work together with their company.
Always update your home page so that visitors will always see something new or different on your site when they are visiting.. This will encourage them to visit your site more frequently.
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