Some Things You Should Do or Not Do In Your Website Design

You may have been told many different things in relation to designing your website. This source has told you to do things this way, while another source has told you to do it the opposite. There are so many ways that you can alter your website, but you have to ensure that you do or don’t do the things that work best for your website.


We hope you’re not tired of getting tips just yet, because we’ve got some for you right here. Check them out below…


  • DO use colors that are safe for the web, so that everyone can see the design you want to show off.
  • DO test your page out on as many browsers as you can before you publish it.
  • DO put navigation on the left side of your pages or on the top and then again on the bottom of your page.
  • DO add a site map to your page, no matter the size of your site.
  • DO add interesting text to your pages, instead of only graphics. You can also use alternative text will all graphics.



  • DON’T let you page be so wide that your visitor had to scroll to and fro to see it.
  • DON’T use a splash page as your homepage. They aren’t great for search engines and they tend to frustrate your visitors.
  • DON’T equip your website with annoying music that visitors can’t turn off quickly or easily.
  • DON’T get side-tracked from your mission. Ensure that the graphics and information on your website, pertains to the topic.
  • DON’T make it hard for your visitors to find your contact information, like your email address or your phone number. Ensure that this information is on all of your website’s pages.



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