March 25, 2016
One thing to think about for small brick-and-mortar businesses is to have a website that is proportionate to the size of the business. Often a one person business doesn't need a large website. If the important content can fit on a single page, that could be all that's needed.
February 6, 2016
Using the WWB and QnEWB programs we are "spoiled" with always having perfect error-free html in our websites. It's one of the advantages using these wysiwyg web builders, and looking around the web it's pretty rare to have perfect html code.
January 1, 2016
The new year will be exciting for website development, especially since many are using smartphones as their primary device to view websites. The look-and-feel on a small screen is important for a website to be interesting.
December 04, 2015
The content of a website is important, it should be useful to the visitor, but having references and about pages is perhaps most important. You have to show your website is trustworthy. Location, address, your history, links to professional networks etc could help.
November 1, 2015
One question is how the visitor on a mobile phone navigates your website. Ok, you have great menus and navigation but a visitor may just be swiping down the long one-page layout. Your design is built around navigation but is the page used the way you intended? It's hard to know. Surveying your friends visiting the site could be a start.
October 25, 2015
Lately many websites has long-scroll one-page layouts, sometimes with smaller utility pages on the side. The advantage is all content can be loaded at once, and is ready to be displayed without delay. This works well for lightweight pages, perhaps more media heavy content can be linked or placed on separate pages.