Thursday, December 20, 2007
Web sites are electronic media for disbursement of information, business to consumer (B2C) and business to business (B2B) activity.
Making a custom website i.e. web development requires professionalism, an approach wherein skilled programmers and web designers play an important role. The role of content writers is no less. The first stage is that of conception derived by accurate analysis Vis a Vis the objective or the purpose of site. The keyword analysis plays key role on which the visibility or website traffic de pends. The visibility of the site should be on effective search terms which are targeted for finding the right users for an impressive conversion ratio.
The coding should be accurate without flaws and thoroughly tested. The website should have server side scripts. The client side scripting such as Java and Ajax are not spider friendly hence hinder search engine optimization to some extent. The graphic should be light and of high resolution, the height and width should be properly defined for faster downloading.
Web designers should use a text editors like the Macromedia Dreamweaver and test site on compatible browsers like Internet explorer, Fire fox and Lynx. The navigational architecture of the portal should be user friendly. In online shopping e-commerce websites content management systems, messaging and online shopping cart are incorporated which requires skilled web designers and programmers.
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
Here are some tools for validation:
It help validitate formats like HTML and XHTML, SVG or MathML applied to a website.
Helps check broken links as wellas check anchors in Html/Xhtml documents.
Validates style sheets on the website.
These validators are easy to use since all you have to do is insert the URL.
Tuesday, November 13, 2007
Monday, November 12, 2007
The site diagram is the basis of the core planning and implementation of the whole project where in the team can discuss and project their ideas and creative elements that make a web design effective on the internet. Research, analysis and planning are key to a successful website design rather than hasty implementation of ideas.
Monday, October 15, 2007
Search engine optimization or web promotion is hard work and experience which one gains by working day and night to learn and deliver.
The first step is always on site optimization of the website. The following points will be useful for this activity.
No doorway pages please and avoid flash and jave scripts...use scripts that run on the server side. Manage session ids well.
Title tag ....write properly using correct keywords and phrases. Do not make it very long or confusing since the user will also read it.It should deliver to search engine for indexing and to the visitor for higher convertion.
Meta descriptions should be as descriptive as possible. Describing the web site accurately....do not spam.
Meta keywords here you should substitute keywords present in the content and in the above two. Use plural or singular for or both depending upon how you have used them in the content or title and meta description. Use mis-spelling only if it is being typed often.
Unique content which accurate and descriptive. Write in your own language if you can write well, else hire a good seo content writer. The website content should be well written since again both the search engine and the web user is going to go through it. It is of no use to bring the site in a top rank when the visitor finds it uninteresting.
Wednesday, October 3, 2007
The images or graphics that are very much a part of web design are assimilated on the web page in "jpeg" or "gif" format which are most widely used format in web designing and development. The sound files and video files may be incorporated on the web site but these ususally increase the weight of the web page and hence the download time which is not good for ranking high on the search engine result page.
The web pages are delivered electronically via the medium of the Internet and are compatibly for viewing on the web browsers such as the Internet explorer and fire fox. The viewer sees the web page in graphic user interface display or GUI. The popularity of the wordl wide web on the Internet is due to availability of millions of websites containing web pages loaded with information and utilities which attract user traffic from all over the world.