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Keys To A Successful Website: Web Development Do’s and Don’ts Continued

keys to a successful website

Keys To A Successful Website: Web Development Do’s and Don’ts Continued … and how to achieve sustainable presence online Achieving consistent returns from your web development project may be a tough cookie to master, however, when you utilize proper ingredients in your marketing mix, most of the success depends on your ability to follow directions. As complex cooking often is, marketing is a science, where the slightest drop of unfavorable ingredient, or neglect can be catastrophic. Within the smallest details of any website layout, color scheme, brand image, as well as look and feel, lures the success of a any given company’s presence online. Building your brand, as well as building your website, involves strategic planning and a clear understanding of direction. Knowing your target consumers, their behaviors and wants is a must, that is why at Trend IT, we allocate significant amount of time toward market research and competitor analysis. Remember, there are many sources for referral traffic online. Utilizing competitor analytics platforms allows web developers, as well as website owners, gain clear understanding of the approach taken by your business’s most influential competitors. When we talk about industry giants with massive rates of success, their results are achieved with the help of some of the biggest brains in marketing, and the allocation of tremendous funds toward direct advertising… [ View Full Post ]

Rules to Follow tor a Successful Website

Rules to Follow for a Successful Website 1. Your website should load quickly. (Because Google and users love it) Watch out for memory intensive plugins or conflicting plugins, if you are utilizing a CMS. 2. Security from hackers is important, having the ability to roll back when errors occur as well. These days, most hosts will do automatic backups for you. You can also back up manually at will and store localized copies of your site on your personal drive. Never pick a web host without 24/7 live support. GoDaddy is great for beginners. When things go bad, they do a fairly good job resolving issues. 3. Always use a .com and unless there really is no alternative don’t use dashes or hyphens in between words in a domain name. 4. Build an email lists from day one. This is easily done by opting website visitors to automated mailing lists while they browse your site. They can always unsubscribe later if they wish. 5. Check for broken links regularly, integrate a site map and a customized 404 page. 6. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest… pick one and dominate it, it makes no sense to have poorly managed multiple social media accounts. If you run a successful company, consider hiring someone to look after your social media presence and expect results…. [ View Full Post ]