An attractive and user-friendly website is going to pay off tenfold when it comes to e-commerce. Here are 3 simple e-commerce web design hacks that will help optimise your conversion.
Let’s face it, you don’t want to be left behind when it comes to web design trends! A website that is unique, impactful and modern is not only going to stay in style for longer but also set the benchmark for those who follow. Here are the five most impactful web design trends we have seen in 2020 to keep your website both up to date and innovative.
3D websites are a visual sensation. What’s not to like about sharp, eye-catching, computer-generated graphics that make you feel like you're being pulled right inside the screen. Captivating and immersing an audience in virtual design, triggering a sense of realism. The start to what 3D in web design can provide and perhaps why you should consider it as a website design feature.
Any successful business will focus much of its efforts on reaching new clients. Because interactions with new customers will happen primarily online, a company website is one of the most valuable resources that a business can leverage to experience growth. In a world where conversion can happen as quickly as a click, businesses must invest in a site design that accurately and efficiently guides users towards their service or product.
When reaching out to us for the first time, many of our potential clients already have a detailed project brief. This typically includes a detailed description of their web design project, their business goals and clear functionality definitions. If you have a detailed brief for your project, that's great. Please send it over and we'll get back to you within a few days with an itemised proposal. However, if you're not sure what to include, here's a general list that might help get you started...
Allow me to jump straight to the point: it's a very good idea to encrypt your website with the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) protocol without delay. Google recently stated that from October 2017, Google Chrome users will see a "NOT SECURE" warning when they submit data on any form on a non-SSL secured webpage.
Current web trends and standards is something that every web or UX designer should continuously have their eye on. Read magazines. Follow relevant blogs. Network. Attend meetups. I know it's a big ask to stay on top of everything, but something to consider nonetheless if you plan to stand out in your work!
Working as a web designer for an agency is pretty straightforward. A set salary will arrive in your bank account each month. You will have set working hours. You don’t have to worry about finding new clients. The agency does all that for you. You just need to clock in, perform your duties and clock off. Becoming a freelance web designer in Berlin is quite different.
Simply by taking a look at the UX Designer's online portfolio, it's easy to get a sense of the standard of work on offer. You can then decide if it fits with your company's vision. It's also a good idea to verify that the work is in fact original. Normally there would be a "UX Design Berlin" reference note in the footer or elsewhere. Ask for contactable references, to get a sense of how the designer works with teams or alone.
There is a lot to be said for opting for a local web design agency or freelancer. Especially when it comes to the design of your website. Designers who are based locally are easier to work with. Why? Because a) they are in the same time zone and b) you can have an in-person meeting with them if you wish.