Posts Tagged Austin Web Design

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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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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The Importance of Mobile Web Design: An Overview

Written by Ruth Hawk

The use of mobile devices continues to rise rapidly. As a result, custom web design and development needs to prioritize, not just accommodate, the needs of people using their mobile devices. Mobile web design is the solution. Here are just a few reasons that a mobile web design is essential for most websites today, and a few tools to help you identify the mobile friendliness of your site.

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Why Web Design Is Not Enough

Written by Ruth Hawk

With 89 percent of people in North America (equaling 320 million people) using the Internet, the necessity of an effective web design is clear. While an eye-catching appearance can certainly encourage website visitors to stay and explore your site, there are other factors that will (1 Get them there in the first place and (2 Convince them to stay.

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When Breaking Web Design Rules Might Work for You

Written by Ruth Hawk

Web design has evolved as quickly as has the Internet as a whole. Along with that development has come certain rules, or best practices, that have proven themselves useful in guiding the development of appealing and effective websites. However, occasionally, as the saying goes, rules are meant to be broken, and occasionally, great web design comes when the rules are left behind. However, there are a few qualities that are true of successful forays into new web design territory.

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