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Top 10 Mistakes in Web Design

Top 10 Mistakes in Web Design | Design Revolution | Scoop.it

The 10 most egregious UX offenses against users. Web design disasters and HTML horrors are legion, though many usability atrocities are less common than they used to be.

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If you took a day and fixed any of these Top 10 Web Design Mistakes That Apply you would make 50% more this holiday season. These are "cost of poker" fixes that can easily remain for years and years. Every year one of these mistakes exists your website is 10% less effective.

When you make 2 or more of these mistakes you pay with an order of magnitude more pain for each added mistake so 2 mistakes doesn't cost you 20%. No 2 mistakes cost you 200% of what your website could be doing for you.

Fix all 10 of these basic problems and your site is on its way to its "mission critical" place in your company.

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Avoid These 8 Deadly Sins of Site Design | Infographic

Avoid These 8 Deadly Sins of Site Design | Infographic | Design Revolution | Scoop.it
Attracting a potential customer is hard enough. Grabbing their interest and retaining them is even more difficult. It's important to design your site
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Of these 8 very deadly sins the most deadly in my experience is the first one. When customers don't know where you want them to go and what you want them to do or where they came from (within you site) they get confused. Confused customers do many things buying is never one of them.

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Michael Allenberg's curator insight, November 13, 2013 4:36 PM

An info graphic about UX... WIN WIN!!!

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, November 15, 2013 12:53 PM

More on great design for maximum impact. This time, websites.

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10 Visual Web Design Mistakes To Avoid

10 Visual Web Design Mistakes To Avoid | Design Revolution | Scoop.it

Don't Make These 10 Web Design Mistakes

1. Don't Use Flash.
2. Careful with fonts easy to do bad.
3. Text over images - Not So Much.
4. Too Many Ads.
5. No Clear Call To Action.

6. Too much text (break up with graphics or multiple pages).

7. Bad link colors.

8. Popups suck (don't do it).

9. Tiny font size.

10. Long paragraphs especially problem longer the post.  

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Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, April 6, 3:08 PM

Quick list to refer to and avoid some Web Design mistakes.