• Nik Gripton

How to Design Your Website to Cater to More Users

Having a stable and well-designed website is one of the most important parts of a brand. Making sure to focus on the skeleton of the site first is one of the best ways to ensure that your site will be functioning well in the future. Here are some surefire ways to make sure that your site is working well and getting the attention it deserves.

Mobile Friendly Design

When creating the plan for your website, and eventually executing that plan, according to HostGator, it’s important to make sure that it is mobile friendly.  With a world that is becoming increasingly more digital as time goes on, having a website that is fully functional and available on multiple types of devices will help you cater to more people. By working out any bugs in your site now, you’ll be able to have it running smoothly from the start.

Make it ADA Compliant

By making your site ADA compliant, it will open up more opportunities for those with disabilities to access your website. According to Nashville Marketing Systems, website features such as alt descriptions help bring it in compliance with the ADA. Adding in options for those with vision problems will help you open up your website to more patrons as well as being more inclusive. Bigger fonts, larger buttons, and easy to read headings are some of the best ways to be inclusive to the vision impaired. Being mindful of those with disabilities in your site designs will help your website to have a larger audience and more success.

Focus on Speed

According to FirstSiteGuide, in the design process, it’s important to focus on having a fast loading speed. Site visitors are less likely to spend time on your site if it has a longer loading time and will look for the same product or information elsewhere. Making sure to have fast loading times as well as limited pop-ups will help keep your current site patrons and help you gain more. If you have a faster loading site, along with other features, visitors to your site will be more likely to stay longer and keep coming back.

There are many ways that you can make sure to have a successful website design. Whether it be in marketing, graphics, speed, ADA compliance, or format, there are many ways to make a successful website. By making your site higher quality now, you’ll be able to avoid more work to your site in the future.

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