Ways to make people love your website
Having a website is one of the most important parts of boosting your presence online. You need to make it eye catching and give a great first impression streight away so that your visitors stay on your website and remember who you are and what it is you do.
1. Add good content.
If your content on your website is bland, people are likely to leave your website pretty quickly. If you have an existing site, take a good look at it and ask yourself "Do you find this interesting?". Many businesses websites have poor content full of industry jargon that visitors may find quite boring. Does your website have anything exciting on the front page that will make people stay on your site?
2. Make it responsive.
Your websites visitors will be accessing your website from many different devices. People spend a lot of time these days browsing the web from their phone as it is the closest thing to hand in their busy lives. If your website looks poor on a mobile phone or tablet your visitors are likely to get frustrated with the experience and move on to a better site.
3. Make your website fast.
Make sure that your website is fast and efficient. There's nothing more frustrating than a website that takes ages to load. Having a fast website also increases your search engine rankings, and gives you the edge against your competetors for visitors viewing your site with slow internet speeds.
4. Make sure your website is stylish.
Your website may be responsive, fast and have good content but if it looks awfull people will not take your seriously and move to a more professional looking site. Remember that your visitors are used to seeing many great quality websites everyday, so you will not get away with just assuming people will overlook your mediocre website and be taken seriously on your sites content alone.
5. Make it easy to read and navigate around
Make sure that your site is easy to find your way around, make sure that your visitors can find what they are looking for straight away. Also make sure that your text is easy to read and images are of good quality. If your users struggle to read your content, navigate your website or your images are of bad quality they are likely to become frustrated and leave your site quickly.