Principles of Web Design

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Principles of Web Design

  1. 1. PRINCIPLESOF WEB DESIGNBy Troy Burwell, 4 Guys Interactive, Inc.
  2. 2. KNOW YOUR AUDIENCEv  Who is making the buying decisionv  Who is influencing the decision makerv  Take into account age, education, sex, and other specifics
  3. 3. WRITE YOUR CONTENT FIRSTv  The purpose of your website is to communicate with your customer or potential customerv  Know what you are wanting to sayv  Know what results you wantv  Use words your viewer would usev  Call your viewer to action
  4. 4. PREPARE YOUR ELEMENTSv  Logo v  Timelinesv  Photographs v  Linksv  Illustrations v  Blogsv  Events
  5. 5. GET INSPIRATIONSv  Competitors’ Sites v  Vendorsv  Client or Potential Clients v  Companies you’d like to be like
  6. 6. PAGE TIPSv  Use standard practices viewers like items that are familiar ex: logo on the top left navigation on the top or leftv  To much bling or movement can distract the viewer from your message
  7. 7. v  Reduce click remorse
  8. 8. v  Reduce click remorse
  9. 9. v  Click should be kept to 3v  Use quality graphics that are properly sizedv  Avoid bad links and photos that don’t load
  10. 10. v  Use copy links so the viewer can dig deeper in your site for details as they read
  11. 11. Honestly is golden
  12. 12. SOCIALv  Troy@4guys.com v  Twitter: 4guys_iv  www.4guys.com troy_burwellv  5300 Hollister, Suite 111 v  Facebook: Houston, TX 77040 https://www.facebook.com/ 713-460-4723 Ext: 1700 pages/4-Guys-Interactive/ 153018978075446

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