Basic Rules of Web Page Design
Posted April 26, 2010on:
Web page designing has become a common trend in all corporate or business organization to provide important information and particular of products/services and companies to their clients and customers. A web page design work can be successful if it fulfills fundamental rules of graphic designing of web page and its layout as well.
Here are some basic rules of web page designing and layout for your consideration so that you may be successful in designing an effective and dynamic layout of your web page or website.
Easy to read
The true purpose of web page designing is that to provide visitors with information in the form of different objects like text, images and animations etc. if your web page is not readable to users then what is the purpose of your website? So your web page should be readable easily. Selection of background color and text color should be done very carefully. Your web page should be soothing to your eyes and not be irrigative. Text size is also an important point to be considered when you sit to design your website. Many other elements include in the text designing of your web page including text alignment and capitalization etc.
Easy navigation is another important fact of your web page that makes it more effective and popular among web community. All the objects that you designed on the interface of your web page should be easy to view by the visitors. These objects include hyperlinks, buttons, text boxes, tabs and graphics/images etc. proper placement of all these objects will make your web page easy to navigate and this is the thing that visitor actually wants in a certain web page designing. You should try to make visitors find your web page within three clicks.
Easy to find
When you create your new web page, you should take some necessary steps to promote your web page on World Wide Web. People will not come to your web page if you don’t focus on increasing page ranking of your web page. Several forums are available to promote your web page like search engines, award sites, directories, banner advertising, and electronic media and linking it with other web sites that are popular among visitors. It would be better for you if you promote your web page offline and online.
Consistent web page layout
Every one first comes to see the layout of your web page design project or we can say that it is the first point where positive or negative image of your web page creates. All graphics/images, typefaces, tabs, links, buttons, headers, footer and other design objects should remain consistent throughout your web page design. This consistency of the entire design element will also make your web page popular among web community.
It is noticed that visitors leave the web page very soon if downloading speed is not sufficient. Downloading within 15 seconds is considered as the best for all types of web page designing. This rule is for those organizations that are identified in business community and among clients/customers. If your products and services have not good recognition, you should keep downloading speed of short time. Make your web page effective regarding its downloading speed and keep checking in the session of testing and maintenance of your web page.
All the points mentioned above are basic rules and aspects of web page design work without which you cannot be successful among other websites that exist in adequate number on web.