Austin Web Design Category

8 Tips for Building User Friendly Custom Web Applications

Written by Ruth Hawk

Custom web applications can add functionality and interactivity to your website. For example, shopping carts can make checking out easier on your e-commerce website, while online courses allow people to learn and grow right on your website. However, if web applications are going to make certain tasks easier for your website visitors, they need to be designed in a user friendly way. Here are 8 tips for building user friendliness into any custom web application.

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10 Tips for Creating a Useful FAQ Page

Written by Ruth Hawk

When it comes to answering potential customers’ questions about your e-commerce website’s products and services, an FAQ page can be a valuable asset. This list of commonly asked questions can alleviate people’s concerns about purchasing from you, tell them more about your brand, and support your other marketing and search engine optimization efforts. The key to taking advantage of the potential benefits of an FAQ page is to create one that is useful and accessible to your e-commerce website’s visitors. Here are 10 tips for doing just that.

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Outsourcing Website Content: 3 Questions Answered

Written by Ruth Hawk

If you feel ill equipped to produce consistent, high quality content for your website, you are not alone. In fact, 58 percent of marketers feel uncertain about their ability to produce high quality content.It is this lack of time and ability that has led to the popularity of outsourcing website content. Today, only about one-quarter of marketers keep all of their content creation in-house. To help you envision how outsourcing website content can actually benefit your brand and your business, here are the answers to 5 common questions about outsourced content and its advantages for small businesses.

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Avoid These 6 Web Design Mistakes to Keep Your Website Beautiful

Written by Ruth Hawk

In order to improve the appeal of your web pages, there are a few common mistakes you should avoid. If you can reduce excessive clutter, eliminate multiple fonts and colors, avoid low quality images, eliminate large blocks of text, update your design, and add mobile responsiveness, you can create a truly beautiful website.

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Why Outsourcing Website Maintenance Can Help Your Website Thrive

Written by Ruth Hawk

A custom web design can set your website up for online success. However, in order to keep that custom web design both beautiful and functional, you will need to regularly maintain it. However, website maintenance can be time consuming. While you can complete many website maintenance tasks yourself, you may benefit from outsourcing those jobs to a professional web design company. In fact, doing so can not only save you time and effort but also contribute to the overall success of your site.

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Tips for Creating a Compelling About Us Page for Your E-Commerce Website

Written by Ruth Hawk

Next to the home page, the About Us page is one of the most visited web pages on any website. At the same time, businesses sometimes feel intimidated by the prospect of putting together an About Us page. However, the potential benefits of a well-crafted About Us page make the effort worth it. To help you get started, and to remove some of the mystique surrounding a great About Us page, what follows are some tips for creating a compelling page for your e-commerce website.

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