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Web Design Techniques Based On How Visitors Behave On The Internet

  1. 1. Web Design Techniques Based On How Visitors Behave On TheInternetGroceries arent designed in random. If you care to read about the scientific, psychological details ofhow groceries are designed in such a way as to encourage consumers to spend more, youll realizethat a lot of things in the modern world arent as random as they seem to be. Everything is made outfor a reason. Even websites.Thing is website visitors exhibit a lot of similar behaviors and professional web designers use that totheir advantage when designing a website. Here are some tips:1. Exhibit credibility and qualityContent is king.As a web designer, you cant stress that enough. Fact is visitors are more than willing to compromisewith multiple adverts and banners and sub-standard web design if the content on the website isexactly what theyre looking for. You can have an average-looking website with great content or aprofessional-looking website with useless content, whod get more traffic? The first one without adoubt.2. Everyone is a speed reader on the internetIts amazing how speed readers can burn through a book at a fraction of the time it takes for thenormal person to read the same book halfway.But on the internet, everyone is a speed reader.In fact website visitors dont read at all. They scan. So make sure you format your sentences in a waythat anchors and fixed points guide them into scanning the rest of the page where they might stumbleon the content theyre looking for.3. The internet is a place for instant gratificationThe consensus is that internet users dont like to wait. They dont like waiting for the page to load, orto wait to find the content theyre looking for. If they look at your website for more than 10 secondswithout finding a reason to stay, theyll leave. Period.Take this lesson to heart as a web designer. Make navigation as easy as pie and the content easy toscan for information. If you can do this, youll get better traffic and longer viewing hours on yourwebsite.4. Visitors like to be in controlPeople like to be in control when they are on the internet. They want to be in control of their webbrowser. This is why it is a general consensus why pop ups and adverts are annoying, and not beingable to click "Back" to go back a page leaves a bad taste in the mouth.So as a rule, never open a new page in a new window unless it is an external link that directs thevisitor to another website.Follow these tips and youll be enjoying the benefits of a successful website in no time.ProfessionalOnline Marketing Calgaryis the future of the internet and online marketing. For Calgarywebsite development-related tips and services, visit u

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