Mistakes To Avoid While Building A Great Website

June 23, 2017

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Website making can be fun and easy at the same time but the real challenge comes in making it usable and user-friendly. Even the most experienced designers make mistakes, as they are humans too. 

Before starting building a new website, ask basic questions to yourself:

  1. Aim of the website
  2. Who is your target audience?
  3. How to drive traffic to the website

All these questions can help you to create a grand website. Below are some of the common errors you can avoid designing an amazing website. 

Not Adding Call To Action:

Each website has a purpose to fulfill. You may want people to subscribe, download, register or follow you on your website. Additionally, if you do not use the proper call-to-action button, all your practice will go in vain.

Few famous Call-to-action buttons:

  • Sign-Up Now
  • Download
  • Connect Us
  • Subscribe 

Improper SEO:

A site without SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is like a car without steering. SEO is important for a website to get traffic and to rank on search engines. SEO is one of the factors to be considered at the beginning of the website development. 

Key thinks to consider for search engine optimization:

  • Focus on Long Tail Keyword
  • Update your blog regularly
  • Do not skip social media platforms
  • Do not forget to optimize your website for mobile 

Better User Experience on Mobile: 

Another key factor to consider while designing a website is to optimize it for mobiles and making it user-friendly. This is due to shifting of individual’s preference from desktop to smartphone and tablets. If your website is not mobile optimized you might lose your potential clients or audience. 

Contact Us Page NAP (Name, Address, Phone number):

It is important to create and add contact us page on the website. This makes easy for users to get in touch with the company and serve them better. Additionally, if you have relocated to a new location your NAP needs to be updated. 

Do Not forget About Social Media:

Social media has become one of the fastest ways to provide information. This is the reason your website needs a well social media presence. Social media is the new way to reach potential clients and customers.

Final Words:

Follow these steps while creating a website to make the user experience more significant. Let us know in the comment section if you have come across any challenge while creating a website.