May 27, 2015
5 Areas of Focus for Your Website Redesign
Redesigning your website can seem like an overwhelming endeavor when you consider all of the factors that go into modern website. Balancing design, usability, performance, search engine ranking and content management is no easy task.
That’s why we came up with these five areas of focus to help you get your site redesign off to a good start.
April 27, 2015
Tips and Best Practices for Your Website Navigation
Getting your navigation right is critical in any successful website design. After all, it is the way that your users gets to your site’s content. By having the right information architecture, labeling, and visual cues you can improve user experience and increase click-through rates.
Here are a 5 key considerations when developing your navigation scheme for your website design.
1. Header Height: Keep the header height to a minimum. The content below your header should be not be obstructed by a header that just takes-up too much of the screen. Fixed or “Sticky” headers are nice (when you scroll, the header stays anchored at the top of the screen), but if it’s too high, it can hinder your user’s ability to survey the screen and access the content that they intent to view/read when scrolling. This is even more true when it comes to your mobile view.
March 21, 2015
Get Your Site Ready for Mobilegeddon
When Google actually announces a change in their algorithm, those in our industry take note. With this latest announcement, we think that you should take note too.
“Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact in our search results.“