When creating a webpage, everything should lead back to the user. It is all too easy to forget this when we are creating a page. By implementing some of the following principals, you can be sure that your page will provide a user friendly experience.
Easy To Find Information
The moment that your page loads, it should not take your user more than a few seconds to find what they are looking for. On the contrary, if the user has ended up on your page and is simple browsing, it should be easy for them to find the most attention grabbing content on your page. Many people visit a webpage just to find contact information. This information should either be right on your front page or under an easy to see contact link.
Responsive Web Design
Millions of people are accessing the Internet via smartphones. If your website is going to be user friendly, it is an absolute necessity that it is just as usable on a phone as it is on a laptop. Responsive design will ensure that your web page will display legibly no matter what platform it is on. Having a page that is not navigable on mobile does not mean you are alienating a small percentage of users, but a huge portion. Read more →