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7 Web Site Design Mistakes That Will Lose You Clients
In today's world, a web site is virtually mandatory for any
successful business. But there are web sites that will win
you customers, and there are web sites that will lose you
Creating Personal Web Sites
This is a two-part article about creating a web site on the
web and the tools that you need to do that. During the last
decade we have truly entered the information age.
Other Ways to Look at Things
Many people today are tired of the Microsoft software that
came pre-packaged with their operating system. Some have
switched over to Apple's Macintosh line, but for the most
part we just put up with what we have.
Content is Crucial!
Content is undoubtedly the most important element of a website. It is the defining factor for a website, that
which catches the interest of your visitors and keeps them hooked to your site.
Web Usability: The Basics
What is web usability & why is it important? Web usability is about making your website in such a way that
your site users can find what they're looking for quickly and efficiently. A usable website can reap huge benefits on to your website and your business.
Be Friendly to Search Engines
The object of search engines is to give their visitors a list of web pages relevant to the search words, in the
order of relevance to the search words. So what do they want from websites? Relevance to a search: The frequency of
the search word on a web page is an indicator of its relevance.
Web Site Design Mistakes - Database Parameters In URLs
Creating a web site takes thought, planning and execution. Unfortunately, many designs are dead in the water before
they are even published as far as search engine optimization is concerned.
Maximizing Web Site Viewability - Resolution
This is my second article on maximizing web site view ability. Analyzing screen resolution data.
If Content is King who is Queen?
It's been said again and again, when it comes to getting people to visit your site (and stay there for more than 5
seconds), the quality of your content rules supreme. But once you've bowed to interest, saluted relevance and
cow-towed to originality, who else must you pay homage to for recognition in the court of website stickiness? The two
jewels in the crown of Presentation, for it is of course Presentation who is Queen, are structure and graphical design.
Congratulations! You've Gotten Visitors To Your Site! Now, Can They Find What They're Looking For?
As search engine marketers, we spend an enormous amount of time trying to get targeted traffic to our site. But, once
those visitors get to our site, can they find what they're looking for? If not, guess what? We've lost a customer.
The Key to Getting More Magic Shows Booked Online
This article is the result of a conversation I had with a magician about his website. He wanted to know if I could
build him a nice looking site that had his name and contact information on it.
No More Jargon! Pamper Your Audience!
When your company built its website, did you think about the content (the text) of your site? Did you write it for
your customers? The answer to these questions is often 'No.' The first mistake most companies make when filling
their website with content is overlooking who they're writing for.
Website Design: Secrets Of Professional Website Designers Revealed
What colors do you have at your website? Can they make a difference in the number of sales that you generate? Can the
use of the right colors in your website design actually increase your sales? The answer is yes! So pay attention to
these website design secrets. When people see certain colors they can change their emotions or they can symbolize things related to the colors.
Does Your Homepage Work?
All websites have a homepage. It is the most important page of your site.
Web Site Accessibility
Making your site accessible means making it available to be used by all. It's too easy to think that what looks ok to you will do for all.
Using CCS to Eliminate Tables
CSS or Cascading Style Sheets has opened up tremendous possibilities for improving web site designs, web page
layouts and adding new features. The HTML code can be made shorter, cleaner and simpler by CSS resulting in faster
loading of web pages, and making them more accessible to search engines.
Web Site Turn On
When you develop a sales brochure, you have a mental checklist of what needs to be in it. You probably look at brochures from other vendors.
Using Graphic Design on Your Website
Almost everything is available on the web? products, services, e-books, software, audios, videos, membership
sites, or newsletters. Regardless of what you're promoting, there's a never-ending supply of prospects and customers on the world-wide-web.
What I Look For In a Website
As my occupation is that of a proofreader, one of the first things I look for in a website is quality copy; to me it's
important that the textual content is clear and concise with correct spelling and proper punctuation. Many websites
I have looked at have sadly failed to follow this basic rule and the build emphasis has been centered on flashy
eye-catching graphics, quite often at the expense of the copy.
How to save money on a website
Know what you want. Make sure you know why you want a website and what you want your website to do for you. Write down some short term and long term goals.