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Design Tips

Tips on designing your website.

Written by: Darlene

Outstanding web design is achieved through creativity and discipline. The technical programming you don't see is soaked through with beauty and allure. Captivating to people visiting the site and enticing to search engine spiders, outstanding web design leads to a healthy bottom line. This collaboration of art and science can materialize in lots of packages, but there are some distinguishing features that set apart the best sites from the mediocre ones.

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Four Important Features of Outstanding Web Design:

Harmony

The synergy between each separate feature of the site with the whole is the primary key to outstanding web design ...


Written by: Darlene

The Internet began to gain popularity in the mid 90's. Many companies, large and small, immediately recognized how valuable a website would be for their company and they went out and spent thousands and thousands of dollars to have one developed for their business. Over the years some of those companies have paid a great deal of attention to keeping their website up-to-date with new content and new features, while others have probably continued on with their original website, not realizing that their website was due for a redesign.

So why should companies even consider redesigning their website?

Well ...


Written by: Darlene

When designing your website, making it user friendly is one of the most important things you need to consider. Your website is your main marketing tool and it represents you and/or your business for all to see.

Everybody has visited a website that was most definitely not user friendly. How long did you stay on that site? 20 seconds perhaps? This is certainly not how long you hope to keep visitors on your own site.

To stop this from happening you need to ensure your website is user friendly otherwise it will completely fail at accomplishing whatever it is ...


Written by: Darlene

custom built website

You may question the necessity for using a custom website design on your website, since so many free web design templates can be easily downloaded. Using a custom website design to construct your site means that you will have to spend a lot more time building your website than you would if you were using a template. As well, depending on who you work with to design your website, you may find that a custom website design is also more expensive.

However if you are serious about using the Internet to attract lots of new clients and grow your business ...


Written by: Darlene

At one point in time, a small business owner had to rely on word of mouth, and a little advertising in the newspaper, to bring in customers.

small business web designs

Even though word of mouth is one of the most effective business promoters, advertising online with a website designed specifically for your small business is more applicable nowadays.

No matter what kind of business you are running – whether you're a vet, electronics wholesaler, florist or a plumber – there will always be online shoppers available at your disposal.

If you aren't around to round up customers, there are others who will be ...


Written by: Darlene

Plenty of careful planning is necessary to build an online business. If you want a successful business, you'll need a thorough plan. One of the first major decisions you must make is whether to start a blog, or launch a website.

blog versus website

With a blog you can continually add new, updated content. It's driven by a database, and the design is independent from the content.

A basic static html website usually has 5–20 html pages. Typically material isn't updated as regularly as it is for a blog. If you do a search on the Internet on this ...