Website theme platforms such as https://themeforest.net/ have great themes that anyone can use to create a website with good conversion rates. Unfortunately, even with great themes, some web designers do not always know the best practices, and thus you are likely to find yourself with design aspects that kill your website’s conversions.
One of the top conversions killers that you are likely to come across in most websites is image slideshows found on the home page. Luckily, there are several alternatives that you can use, which will not only make your website appealing but also improve the conversion rates.
Why are Home Page Slideshows Bad for Conversion?
A website is the mirror of your business – it has a great influence on how your audience perceive your business. When it comes to a careers or a recruitment website, a great website is vital to attracting and maintain the attention of your audience – job candidates will not give your site a second look if it is not perfect.
Therefore, if your run a careers business, or are looking to start one, having a good website is a necessity. Below is a look at tips on how you can design a great career website that will attract high-quality talent. Continue reading
In this day and age, any fashion store that is not selling their products online is missing out on a lot of money. This is a fact that many outlets have realized, which is why you will find a lot of them selling their products online. Unfortunately, this means that there is a lot of competition in the e-commerce fashion industry. As such, any store that wishes to gain an edge over the competitors must go an extra length.
There are several tactics that an online fashion store can use to gain a competitive edge. However, one that has proven to be quite effective is the use of graphics. With good, high-quality graphics, an e-commerce outlet can be able to attract the attention of potential customers, and create a connection with them that will make it easy to convert them. Quality graphics also help to create a great visual imagery, which the potential consumers can identify with. This increases the chances of the potential customers making a purchase, and coming back again. Continue reading
If you are planning a ski holiday, or just a ski enthusiast looking for more information about skiing, the internet is your best source of information. There are several ski websites on the Internet where you can find great information about skiing.
However, there are those sites that have passed the mark of quality, which is what we are looking at today. Below is a list of the 5 best designed skiing websites that you will find on the internet. Continue reading
The space industry is becoming more competitive each day, with space companies fighting to outdo each other in a rush to be the first in achieving major milestones in space. Due to this intense competition, space companies have come up with creative techniques of promoting themselves and gaining an edge over the competitors.
In the current digital age, one of the most popular techniques being used by top space brands is online promotion, where they use space websites to display the products and services they offer, as well as the latest space projects they are involved in. Below is look at some of the best space websites you will come across on the internet. Continue reading
My experiences working as a WordPress designer aren’t necessarily unique or even that interesting to be honest with you, but I still feel that they could provide some valuable information for those who want to make a living as someone who works with WordPress on a regular basis.
Designing websites was always something that deeply interested me, but it wasn’t until three years into my web designer career that I started to give most of my attention to WordPress. That was around the time when they really started to dominate the internet. Continue reading
Some of the best Single page WordPress themes for 2016:
Single page WordPress themes are the order of the day. You can see some of the best single page WordPress themes on www.themeforest.com, and in the wordpress theme repository, and at work on sites such as www.kangaroogroup.org.
This is a space research-marketing website, for example, has limited information to display. Therefor a one page WordPress theme works a treat – and a one page theme could work for you too. Below we look at five of the best one-page WordPress themes for 2016. Continue reading
Mendel Kurland is a GoDaddy Evangelist who invests his energy hanging out with designers, originators, business visionaries, and web masters the world over and verifying their conclusions and proposals are listened. Mendel is talking on Give away the homestead to get the farm, why you ought to instruct your customers how to carry out your occupation at WordCamp Minneapolis.
David Skarjune is lead specialist for Word & Image giving substance distributed to creators, craftsmen, distributers, and organizations with WordPress, and he’s a WordPress educator at Takoda Institute. Skarjune is speaking onContent Production for Bloggers, Writers, and Editors at WordCamp Minneapolis. Continue reading
Quick tips form a wordpress experts with a background in design and adaptive layouts. Speaking from WordCamp San Diego.
What got you into working with WordPress?
In my freelancing early days, I had a few clients wanting to be able to update their table-based websites themselves (I know, right?). I was pretty much a Dreamweaver visual editor kind of “developer” back then, but found WordPress and read a few tutorials on how to build custom themes and have been hooked ever since!
What do you like best about WordPress?
Definitely the community and the amount of passion there is for it. It’s constantly growing as a platform and it can truly do almost anything. I once built a local jail’s intranet using a custom WP theme and plugin. From that end of the spectrum to “mommy blogs” to ecommerce sites, Continue reading