With more and more Websites coming in, it’s very hard to cope up in the field of Online Marketing.
One effective way is to have a good website. Now, the question what is a good website? Or how do I Design a nice website?
Well! Here are 5 tips to always keep in mind while designing a website.
Design Tip 1: Purpose – What is the Website for?
It’s very important for the Designer to understand what are the needs of the user or what is the website for? Is it for selling products, providing information or is it supposed to entertain.
Each page of the website needs to state the purpose in the most clear way and fulfill the needs of the website users in the most effective possible way.
Design Tip 2: Visual Hierarchy – How your Website Looks?
What does Visual Hierarchy even mean? It refers to the arrangement or presentation of elements in a way that implies importance. It influences the order in which the human eye perceives what it sees.
It is very important to maintain balance in term of the movement of a human eye from left to right or top to bottom.
You need to structure your elements in way so that your visitors get drawn towards those elements first. For eg. Keeping the buttons on the Top Left corner of your website would lead to more clicks. It all depends on the positioning, color and size of the elements.
Design Tip 3: Content – How original is the content?
For the website to stand out and come up in Google Analytics, it’s very important for the content to be crisp and original.
Copied/inspired content makes the website fall on the next pages in the Google Search. It’s very important to add keywords on all pages and give the message loud and clear about the website through the content.
Design Tip 4: Responsive – How does your website fit on the mobile?
In the world on Smartphones, it’s a must to have a mobile friendly website. What looks good on your laptop might not look the same on your mobile.
The website design and responsiveness should be such that it fits all the layouts.
You never know where is your potential customer sitting and surfing.
Make sure your website reaches all of ‘em.
Design Tip 5: Load Time: How much time does your website take to open?
Nobody would wait on the website page that takes forever to open.
To make sure the website doesn’t take longer to load, the images have to be small in size (No 300 dpi) images please. Leave, them to printing.
Make sure the video if any on the website is not bigger than 2mb.
Have a good day. Cheers!