As the number of devices and browsers increases so does the need for your website to be easily accessible and usable on all devices.
From large computer screens right down to the newest version of smartphones your website should be easy to view and even more so easy to use on each device.
Some time ago mobile sites were the thing to have running alongside your main website. Now there is a new breed of web design called “Responsive Design”, this is the new way to make sure that your website works on all devices.
The basics of a responsive website is:
- HTML 5 & CSS3
- Media queries
- Flexible images and media, through auto resizing or CSS
- A flexible grid-based layout that uses relative sizing CSS
The grid layout becomes the web design bible when using a flexible layout. The CSS relative system looks to resize the grid based on … Read More
If you are planning to improve your website design, you need to consider a lot of factors. Given below are a few tips that can help you do things the right way. Read on to know more.
First off, you should make sure that your site could meet the needs of your visitors. In other words, you must have a solid plan in place. In other to put together a good plan, you need to interview some of your existing customers. You can ask them what they like and dislike about the design of your site. Then you can make the necessary changes.
2. Unnecessary Elements
Some elements of your site may not provide the value or message you want to deliver. For instance, lengthy articles, complicated animations, and too many images or videos are bad for user experience.
It’s important to keep in mind that the visitors … Read More
Today, every company, regardless of their product or service, relies on a good website. A good website is a very effective medium to reach one’s customers and leads, so that one can catch their attention and also communicate with them for possible lead conversion.
To reach these goals, one needs to get a good website and a good website can be built by web designers. One needs to hire a good company for this job so that the website design and infrastructure can be standardized. They need to make sure that the website is user-friendly, have a clear interface with smooth navigation. Also, they need to make sure the site is search engine optimized so that it ranks well on the search engine.
There are various features that a web designing agency should have, some of them are discussed below.
A good firm should have experience in the niche … Read More
One of the great things about the internet is how the things on it can theoretically last forever. If no-one makes the decision to take it down, it can last there infinitely, as a kind of digital museum oddity.
However, it’s far less funny when websites nowadays use these kinds of elements. The hundred different fonts, terrible backgrounds and small, low-quality images. How crazy to imagine a website in 2018 still using these aspects. It does happen though, and far more often than you may think.
With that in mind, here are 5 Terrible Web Design mistakes that even a talented web design expert will still make now and again. Suffice to say, if your website is using any of these aspects, it may be time to think about an update.
I would like to think that web developers have learned a lot about colour theory in the … Read More
Whenever I have an opportunity to look at the web design trends from all across the web, one thing that disappoints me always is they are all the same from last year, or probably not what you see around these days. I mean come on, animation has been always considered to be a big trend in enhancing a website, and that too even today. However, do you know how big a trend animation is? Seriously, if you really have a checklist of trends, and if you are going to include a full screen animation video into it, you better check out a niche range of top websites before doing so. No one likes to see an animated video anymore. There is the lot more than that. To prove it, let us check out 5 niche trends that are going to take the web design arena by storm.
1. A non … Read More
You may ask yourself why seek help updating your current company website? Yes, your current company website looks outdated compared to the competition but does a credible, compelling website design really matter? Reluctantly, you seek out a design firm to give your firm’s website a facelift, but you are not completely convinced that a new design will generate new business. Despite your skepticism, a plethora of studies show a well-built website will generate better customer traffic and an improved user interface will increase conversion – generating new business at an exponential rate. But how? How can something as superficial as your company’s website design impact the success of a business? There are many reasons why a well designed website will attract your ideal customer and prompt dialogue with your firm. The following highlight the five key components that a web designer should keep in mind when designing a website:
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When it comes to Web 2.0 and mortgage website design it is very important for companies to realize that we aren’t living in the Web 1.0 world anymore. A lot of things have changed, for the better, and they should be taken advantage of. If you have a mortgage website and are wondering about the design then you should take a look at some of your competition and see how their sites are designed. More than likely you will notice that the sites are laid out in an easy to read format, that they are interactive, and have answers to all the questions. One important aspect of mortgage websites is that they have a calculator, or multiple calculators, to help individuals determine their mortgage based on a variety of interest rates and years. While this was available with Web 1.0 it is even better with Web 2.0 if you know … Read More
It doesn’t matter what kind of business you own, a website is a must if you want it to survive on the market these days. Of course, not every website is suitable, as you need one created by a professional from start to the end. This also includes the website design and the periodic maintenance, not just the technical part. So, while it would be admirable for you to try to create a website or to attempt to make some savings when it comes to your budget, it is not recommended to cut corners when it comes to a business website. You shouldn’t throw money out the window either, but find the particular company that is capable of providing great quality for your money and create the website that put your business into the spotlights.
In our days, everybody is looking for information online, including when they are searching for … Read More
Approaching the mid-year period, everyone’s trying to put forward their own views about the recent web design and development trends. Here, we’re going to analyze the recent adoptions of web designers and developers in the world of website designing.
Static Design Days Are Over!
Rising Fame of Grids, Mobile and Retro Designs
Grid designs are mostly used in designing portfolio or product promotion pages, and they are seldom used for corporate and business sites. These all one=page designs add interactivity to the site and simplifies only the prominent things … Read More
Websites need to be designed to impress. Latest design trends such as vertical patterns, material design inspired interfaces and slide style sites are growing in popularity.
Here are some of the trends that have emerged and will prevail in the future too:
Vertical patterns and scrolling
With more and more people using mobile phones as the single point of access to the internet, vertical pattern designs are becoming more and more popular. Mobile traffic exceeds the desktop traffic and more and more websites will need to be designed with a vertical flow. The vertical scroll was almost extinct until the need for mobile websites emerged. Mobile websites need a lot of vertical scrolling if all the content needs to be accommodated.
Card style interfaces
Card style interfaces are becoming more and more popular as they are make your layout look clear and neat. Another major advantage of card style layouts … Read More