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Ultimate Tips to Create Effective Website Design

Can you stop your website visitors for at least 5 seconds when they 1st time visit your website?

Do they stop and check what you have to offer them? or navigate to other pages of your website? or try to contact you from your website chatbot?

If the answer is NO to these questions, then it is time to look at your website design and optimization.

However, a successful website should have high-performing content and an exceptional user experience that ensures your design goes above and beyond.

Moreover, with all the competition online, it is not sufficient to have a simple website.

This article is for business owners who want to maximize the effectiveness of their websites to inform and sell to prospective buyers online.

According to you, what should you do to improve your web design?

Here are a few ideas, and we will explain some of them.

  • Add social proof
  • Implement calls-to-action
  • Organized navigation
  • Let your visitors scroll on your homepage
  • Mobile optimization is a must
  • Make pricing easy to find
  • Need for Speed
  • Keep your design simple
  • Get personal
  • Make sure your website copy is customer-oriented
  • Prioritize Scrolling Over Clicking

==>Need for Speed:

When it comes to speed, no one can debate.

Visitors will not stay for a second if your website takes more than 3 seconds to load, Period.

Furthermore, the time it takes to load a webpage affects the purchase decisions of nearly 70% of online shoppers.

In addition, Search Engines consider your page loading speed in their rankings. For that reason, you must invest in making your site as fast as possible.

Don't use large image and video files as they take more time to load.

==>Keep Design Simple:

Less is more!

Don't put too much on your website because people don't like it. Limit the use of multiple fonts, colors, and GIFs, which can distract and pull the eyes away from the focus.

The more complex your design, the less it is perceived by visitors as beautiful.

Make it Mobile-friendly. It is a major factor in how Google ranks websites in its algorithm. If your competitor's website is mobile-friendly and your isn’t, you will be put down lower in search results.

One of the most important website design tips: the simplest look of your website!

==>Include Appropriate Call-To-Action:

People are lazy, so make this easy for them by helping them to take action.

Not every single visitor is indeed going to immediately act, but you definitely require an attractive CTA for your website.

As a general rule, if you have a button in the area above the fold for them to act on, you should provide that same action in at least one other area on the page after the fold.

Your content should entice customers to do something, to take some action.

Use CTAs such as to Contact Us, Call Us, Sign up, Buy a Product, Download an E-book, or do something else that benefits your business goals.

==>Add Social Media:

Most users nowadays connect with businesses through social media platforms.

If they don't find you on social media platforms, they won't trust you that easily. They check reviews and quality on social profiles.

A well-designed website can give little peeks of the company’s culture and personality, but websites cannot showcase its entire personality. In addition, social media have more freedom to let a brand’s personality shine.

Ultimately, Social media is more than just posting and showing that your company is present. But adding social media icons is a simple and aesthetically pleasing way to make sure that your customers find you online.

==>Easy Navigations:

Navigation is the key!
People don't like to scroll.

If they are redirected to another page, provide navigation to jump to the previous one on the top of where the customer expects it to be.

In other words, You should offer a clear way to get back to the homepage no matter where your readers land. There is nothing worse than a site with a disorganized or confusing navigation interface.

Always remember, if users cannot find what they're looking for, they will certainly bounce and find another website that offers a better user experience.

Good navigation takes users to the number of pages on your website.

==>Proper use of White Space:

White Space is a great practice to drive traffic effectively.

But, make sure you use it wisely and not stuff it with wheel games, earn money, and useless things.

Never try to put something in every little corner. It is fine, if you don't put anything in one or more white spaces, it will give a class to your website.

In Conclusion:

A Good Website design is not limited to the above points only.

Mastering all aspects of Web design takes time and, let’s be honest, talent.

In other words, take the time to implement these tips on your website. It can bring a dramatic change in performance improvement, experience, website speed optimization, and customer conversion rates.

Moreover, when you will understand these things, you’ll feel more confident with what needs to be done.

All the best!

You can reach out to us for website design as well, we are ready to help.

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Andrew Baisden

Great read those are some valuable tips.

Here is a post you might want to check out:

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