What separates good from great tips and tricks that matter for website design

50 %
50 %
Information about What separates good from great tips and tricks that matter for website...

Published on October 27, 2016

Author: KnctLab

Source: slideshare.net

1. What Separates Good from Great: Tips and Tricks that Matter for Website Design

2. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- • A natural progression for most individuals on social media would be to look up the website of a brand/individual.

3. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tips and tricks for effective web design you may not want to miss: • Worse than a goldfish! Attention spans of human beings in the digital world are lower than that of goldfish. According to a Microsoft study conducted in 2015, attention spans of human beings are eight seconds. A gold fish has an attention span of nine seconds. • Not so big, please Using big-sized images on the website can slow down pages. It is important to optimize the visuals so they load easily on the website, specifically on the smartphone.

4. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- • Get some text t’s good to have images on the site, but ensure that it does not make up a huge chunk of the site, say 75 per cent. Maintain a balance between text and images. • Typography matters Ensure the fonts are readable and look classy. Your web design should follow your brand philosophy. The size of fonts used should be within the 10-12 points range. • Hail HTML Don’t use JavaScript or Flash for navigational items. Use a lot of content in HTML.

5. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- • Link mantra Links should be descriptive and keywords need to be used in the link text for effective search engine optimization. • Code nama Tweaking code, and experimenting with it is fun, and smart fancy sites definitely draw attention. The best way to make your website fun and fancy without relying on heavy-duty animation or graphics is to make use of HTML5 or CSS3. • Navigation basics Ease of navigation is vital, and some key information should be made available on all pages of the site.

6. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- • To scroll or not Scrolling on your main/home page should not be too much. Create more links from the home page so people can read further on the linked page. Place the menu right on top, especially if you are an e-commerce site. • Browser compatibility Your site should be compatible with all browsers, from Chrome to Safari, Firefox and IE. • ‘Link is broken, err...’ It is very important to check your website for any links that are broken.

7. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Responsive or adaptive? • It is important to understand that responsiveness is very important. If you want to make sure everyone can see your site right on any design, you could need to get a responsive website design. • Designers could often be faced with the responsive vs adaptive style. While responsive design is more fluid and changes according to the screen size. Adaptive web design detects size of the screen and loads a suitable layout. It uses specific layouts that don’t change after they are loaded once.

8. © Knct Lab | www.knctlab.com ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Knct Lab Overview • High performing digital marketing solutions provider • End-to-end services from data analysis, market research to campaign implementation • Google certified professionals • Experts across various functions: advertising, paid media, creative, analytics, web design & development, and marketing automation • Located in Bangalore • Visit us at www.knctlab.com

9. Ph: +91 80 88022000 info@knctlab.com www.knctlab.com Thank You

Add a comment