Secrets Behind Successful Websites

No one knows exactly how many websites are created every day but there are numbers like 500,000 among those who discuss the topic. Not even 1% of them will be actively used and even less will be famous. To create a website is easy - to make it a success is hard work! There are many tips online on how to think when you want to catch an audience and here we will focus on a couple of technical secrets few think of.

Where Do We Look at the Screen?

When we first open a webpage our eyes automatically are drawn to the top left corner of the screen. Knowing this you can place the most eyecatching part of your site at this spot to make your reader wanting to know more. At they have used this secret to show exciting news. 

The path of our eyes then move down and right, towards the middle of the screen, making this spot perfect for continuing the content with interesting facts and/or product information. 

Banners vs Text

A banner showing information is subconsciously interpreted as advertising and our brains tend to sift it away. Putting advertisments in text form, surrounded by useful and interesting content, is more efficient. Readers will read the text and forget the banners. 

This means you should focus less on banners as advertisment but still keep them as a part of the design to make the site more appealing. Which leads us to our last secret: Sites using well planned design will make readers linger which in turn helps when it comes to ranking. 

22 Aug 2021