Web Design Tips For Small Business Website
Web design plays an important role in a small business website, since it is the deciding factor for a visitor to stay and surf pages or to exist. This article guide you with the web design tips so that you can make most out of your small business website.
Your website should be easy to read.
It means you should select your text and background colors very carefully. Use the background color light and text color dark so that it is easier to read. The text size should be neither too small nor too big.
Large text is not preferred by most of the users. Keep alignment of your text to the left and not center, center alignment text is mainly used for headlines. Your website visitors will be comfortable to read the text when it is aligned on left.
Navigation of a website.
Every hyperlink you place should be clearly visible. Graphic images, such as buttons or tabs, should be clearly labeled too. Ask your web graphic designer to select colors, backgrounds, textures, and special effects very carefully. It is very important that your navigational buttons and tabs are easy to read and understand, if possible try to avoid “flashy” effects.
Color of the links.
It should be familiar to your visitors, usually blue indicates an unvisited link and purple or maroon text usually indicates a visited link. If you decide not to use the default link colors, then it should be emphasized in some other way, for example, boldfaced, a larger font size, set between small vertical lines, or a combination of these.
Links should be unique, and it should not look the same as any other text in your web pages. You many not want people clicking on your headings because they think the headings are links.
Showcase your products.
It is very important that you present your website in such a way that it makes it clear for a user what service or product you have to offer. Use Google analytic data to see important pages of your website and optimize it if necessary.
Quick Tip: Your website visitors should be able to find the what they are looking for in your site within three clicks to reduce the bounce rate.