Website Design Trends for 2021


Beautiful website design, regardless of the industry or current trends, will always adhere to certain golden rules of design relating to ease of use, inclusion of all information relevant to the user journey, and high-quality (original, if possible) imagery.

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B2B Web Design Trends You Should Expect to See More of in 2022


Start with tried-and-true design standards, and then look at the trends impacting your customers and your industry. Here are the top trends you can expect to see more of as we move into 2022, and some examples of sites embracing these design methods. Guest post by Eleanor Hecks.

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Can You Find the Media Contact on Your Web Site?

What Works - What Doesn't

Clicking over to the “Contact Us” page often brings me to a generic form that is, again, clearly designed to snag sales leads. Content Marketing For IT Vendors B2B marketing content marketing IT marketing media relations public relations Web site design Web site refresh

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How to Improve your Website Conversion Rate through Better UX Design


What is UX Design? 88% of online shoppers say they won’t return to a site after having a bad experience. It’s estimated that as many as 70% of online businesses fail simply because they didn’t conduct the necessary testing and work to boost their UX design. Design a smart CTA.

Website Evaluation Comes Before Site Redesign

Industrial Marketing Today

You know your industrial site needs a major makeover but diving right into a site redesign without first doing a website evaluation or a site audit can be a costly mistake. However, you should insist that your industrial website redesign include at least the basic SEO features such as optimized <Title> and <Description> tags, keyword rich H1 and H2 tags, XML and HTML site maps, code for Google Analytics and social sharing options.

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How to Launch a Successful Ecommerce Site: 8 Tips & Tools


Do you want to learn how to launch a successful eCommerce site? Launching an eCommerce site is a smart move as the future for these types of businesses is incredibly bright. But, getting started on the track to launching a successful eCommerce site can be intimidating.

4 Tips For Effective Landing Page Design


But with no real design to it, it’s unlikely to actually result in many conversions. The actual design of your landing page — that is, the content, text, layout, etc — contributes to how effective it is at fulfilling its purpose: converting visitors into eventual customers.

Website Search and Filtering for Smaller Sites


Mike’s thoughts about the power of suggestion in website search are spot on, and to them I’d like to add thoughts for those of us with smaller sites and smaller libraries of searchable content. If you have a very large site, the more robust you can make your site search tools, the better. If, on the other hand, your site is smaller, you have a different problem. The same search tool that works so fantastically on an enterprise-level site is overkill for you.

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What You Should Know Before Developing Industrial Blog Sites

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial Blogs Industrial Websites Website Design & Development Blog Sites Content Management System (CMS) industrial ecommerce interactive design tools parametric search applicationsAt this time of the year, many industrial companies are getting ready for their annual budget planning meetings. If you are one of them, a redesign of your industrial website [.]. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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5 Critical Components of a Successful Website Design for Manufacturers

Industrial Marketing Today

Creating a successful website design for manufacturers takes careful planning, a deep understanding of how engineers and industrial buyers make decisions and a lot of hard work. These have nothing do with the aesthetics of the site. Read more The post 5 Critical Components of a Successful Website Design for Manufacturers by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Industrial Websites industrial website redesigns web design for manufacturers

4 Best Practices for Association Web Design

Marketing Insider Group

To use your seven seconds effectively, you’ll not only need great content and resources on your site. You’ll also need effective web design that provides an excellent user experience. As you design your association’s website, think through what your members need and want from your site.

B2B Web Design: Tips for Lead Generation

BOP Design

B2B web designs can be lovely and enjoyable, but they should also be functional. In this brief article, we are going to share 5 B2B web design tips for lead generation. Create a Clear Flow in Your Design. Use Design to Guide the Prospect.

5 Conversion Centered Design Site Elements & How They Support CRO


Conversion-Centered Design (CCD) aims to convert site visitors to customers by focusing on user experience (UX). This idea no longer applies because conversion-optimized web design incorporates a focus. The connection between CRO and UX was not always clearly established. It was previously thought that CRO and UX were competing goals that could not be reconciled.

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How to Optimize a Site for Mobile

There’s no single patch of code or button you can push to magically alter your site to be compatible with mobile devices. Responsive websites are optimized for mobile at a design level. The third option for mobile optimization is closer in theory to responsive design.

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Intelligent Social UX Layout: Data-Backed Site Design


Our data on over 100+ high-traffic sites gives us a unique opportunity to see what kind of websites are successful in this climate and, perhaps more importantly, what sort of sites are failing. This enables us to build optimized sites with a built-in growth strategy.

9 Things That Can Dramatically Improve Site Accessibility

Marketing Insider Group

To ensure those with disabilities can do this, you need to improve site accessibility. While you may assume that your site is accessible to those with impairments, the reality is, most are not. Results included: 80 percent of news sites had accessibility issues.

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The Music of Great Design


Leveraging her classical graphic design background with tactful coding and digital acumen, Shuman positions herself and her work at the hinge of change. Now, people search for on mobile devices at a massive rate, so when executives called for a mobile responsive site, Shuman could say that it had already been done. Welcome to another edition of the Makers of Modern Marketing at Oracle, our blog series highlighting the people behind the marketing at Oracle.

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The complete CRO guide you need to optimize your site’s conversions


Even if you use various digital channels , the transition from lead to customer is very likely to happen on your site. This is mainly achieved through tests that help you understand what best encourages site visitors to take the desired action. Applying tests from other sites.

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How to create a WordPress site without coding?


But, to start building your presence online, you can quickly set up and create a WordPress site without coding. All of that can help you customize your site, improve security , expand visibility with SEO, and measure numbers to constantly improve conversions. Create a new site.

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Site Speed: How to Increase Your Website Speed for SEO

Slow sites are punished by both users and search engines. To optimize your site for search engines and users, your site needs to be wicked-fast. In this post, we’ll discuss the how and why for site speed, ways/tools to fix it and how we can help!

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What is Responsive Design?


by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Today’s guest post comes from Richard Hill , VP & Practice Lead, Marketing Automation at Eloqua agency partner Quarry Integrated Communications , and co-author of “The Savvy Marketer’s Guide to Responsive Web Design”. People are visiting your sites through mobile devices every day. Short answer: Responsive Design. What is Responsive Web Design? Examples of responsive design for the Norton Lounge site.

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Intelligent Social UX Layout: Data-Backed Site Design


Our data on over 100+ high-traffic sites gives us a unique opportunity to see what kind of websites are successful in this climate and, perhaps more importantly, what sort of sites are failing. This enables us to build optimized sites with a built-in growth strategy.

Protect Your WordPress Site from Possible Disaster

RDW Group

You’ve spent hours designing and developing your WordPress site to build your brand and provide prospects with valuable information. Now … The post Protect Your WordPress Site from Possible Disaster appeared first on RDW Group. Web Design & Technology

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Page-Level On-Site Optimization

The following are page-level on-site optimization strategies, part of our 101 ways to improve SEO. However, before you start, it’s a good idea to set up author roles as personal brands in the context of your site. Google doesn’t like to find broken links on your site.

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Complete On-Site Technical SEO Checklist

The checklist items outlined in this article will help you establish a strong foundation for SEO with the right applications, the necessary foundations, and the essential on-site SEO tasks you need to perform. What keyword search phrases are bringing people to your site.

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How to Avoid Common Website Design Flaws


No matter if you’re starting from scratch or using a template—creating a unique design, populating your site with compelling content, and optimizing all elements—takes time and energy. Do yourself a favor and take some time to make sure you’re avoiding these common website design flaws. What value are people going to get from your site if they have to struggle to read your words? Have someone else read through your site. Is Your Site Confusing?

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The Difference Between Responsive and Adaptive Design

SmartBug Media

Web development is not a one-and-done process; new design trends and increasing competition mean that organizations must keep the digital face of their brand fresh and optimized for a positive UX. An increase in mobile device usage has also contributed to the web-design boom.

6 Tips to Take your Web Site to the Next Level

Exo B2B

Whether you’re thinking about doing a complete rebuild of your Web site or simply want to make a few significant changes, here are some suggestions to consider. Note: This is the first of 2 posts on Web site. If you own a web site, protect your users and get an SSL certificate.

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Take the Temperature of On-Site Customer Behavior with Oracle Maxymiser’s Heatmaps


You can easily launch it with a click of a button to better understand visitor behavior on your site, identify new test opportunities, and gain further insight into your Oracle Maxymiser campaigns.

The how and why of mini-sites for content marketing


Issue-specific sites, sites devoted to a single product or service, and mini-sites for other purposes can be a great alternative to building out new sections of your main online presence. They allow site owners to maintain their own sites without the friction (in time and money) of having to go through a technical team to add, edit, and delete content. A mini-site avoids forcing your site visitors to change gears quite so abruptly.

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Squarespace SEO: 6 Tips to Optimize Your Site


Squarespace’s easy-to-use design offers a range of SEO-enabling features. We share 6 tips for improving your SEO on your Squarespace site. Technical SEO

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Top 5 Odds [link] Contrast Web Sites


Check For Premium Betting Website Feedback On Private Web Sites For Better Consumer Experience – [link]. Enter in the wide range of rupees you need to withdraw through the cricket wagering internet site.

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Strategies to Plan and Structure a Successful Website Design

SmartBug Media

Planning for a successful website design can be daunting. Having a detailed strategy that guides your process from start to finish can keep your project on track and ensure that your website design remains aligned with your overall business goals.

How a Well Designed B2B Website Builds Confidence

BOP Design

Professional B2B Web Design That Supports Your Brand. There is a saying by digital designer Adam Judge, “The alternative to good design is always bad design. There is no such thing as no design.”

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Why a Content BOM is Crucial to a Successful Industrial Web Design

Industrial Marketing Today

I am amazed how often I find that creating content is an afterthought for people who are considering an industrial web design (more commonly a site redesign). Somehow, they assume the web designer will take care of content creation and the cost is included in their proposal for designing the site. Beyond the initial “looks nice” reaction, the new site doesn’t produce the results that were promised and expected. Content BOM is not a typo in my headline.

Why Did Your Site Suddenly Break After WordPress 5.5 Went Online?


Building a website can ultimately be one of the biggest expenses a small business incurs, and working to build a quality site without spending a fortune should be a top priority for any new business owner. Updating and securing your WordPress website site is essential for any business.

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Should I Design My Demand Gen Landing Pages for SEO?

The Point

The client’s reasoning was that by residing on their main site, the landing pages would help support that website’s SEO domain authority and thus improve search rankings. However, we argued against the move, contending that SEO should never be a factor in designing (or hosting) demand gen landing pages, and that any SEO efforts should focus on the main site exclusively. Here are the top 3 reasons why demand gen landing pages shouldn’t be designed for SEO: 1.

Optimize Your Web Site Search


My monthly Biznology® Webinar Tuesday was called “Optimize Your Web Site Search.” ” I talked for 30 minutes about how to help searchers find what they want on your Web site. Did a frustrated searcher just ask again why your site search engine stinks? Site search foments frustration because you can’t deliver on the implied promise: “Type in anything and we’ll find it.” Image by music2work2 via Flickr.

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21 Traits of Poorly Designed Websites

Hinge Marketing

In this article, we’ll explore 21 traits of poorly designed professional services websites that we see on a regular basis. Poor design usually happens long before a single page has been published online. Just make sure your cutting-edge design doesn’t hinder the user experience. .

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Membership Site Fundamentals


Membership sites, if done correctly, can have an equal effect on people eager to pay more for better benefits. If you have quality content and an interesting angle, members will gladly pay for access to your site. Membership sites 101. Membership sites take a long time to set up.

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