10 Web Design Mistakes That Diminish Your Website

If you get web design correct it can ensure that your website performs to its maximum and in doing so allows your business to thrive. Get web design wrong, and not only will your website fail to produce anything positive, but your business may also be harmed. The solution? There are several, with the first, and most important, being you entrust the creation of your new website to a professional web design agency.

Beyond that, and if you choose not to use professionals for your web design, you must avoid making some common web design mistakes. These mistakes harm your website and its performance. If you want to know what the ten most common web design mistakes are, continue reading.

Poor Layout: Although the term “web design” covers many aspects of your website, one of its primary goals is to produce a layout that is visually pleasing and gives visitors landing on your website a great first impression.

Low-Quality Content: Great content within your website is essential. If you skip on this or try to save money by hiring cheap content writers you will do more harm than good. Invest in quality content and the return on that investment will be significant.

Slow Page Load Speeds: Today’s internet users expect instant gratification, and this is why slow page load speeds are a huge problem as visitors will simply click away. In addition, if they click away immediately it is recognised by Google which becomes a double-whammy as they penalise your rankings.

Zero Or Poor Navigation: Visitors to your website should feel in control and that is achieved by providing them with a simple menu so that they can navigate through your website pages. Omitting this is a huge web design error and another reason why vistos leave your website quickly.

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Free HTML5 – Flow Slider – Joomla Component

WMT Flow Slider is a HTML5 Image Gallery for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0. This gallery is using the GPU (hardware acceleration), the rendering speed and performance is impeccable on desktop computers and most importantly on mobile devices.

This HTML5 gallery comes with 2 different styles. You can make your own skin with custom buttons. Buttons are actually images (.png or .jpg) so you can replace them with your own graphics, the button graphics can be have a different shape, basically the look of this gallery can be completely modified.

1. Install WMT Flow Slider Gallery
WMT Flow Slider installs like any other Joomla Component . If you are not familiar with Joomla Extensions installation, you can watch short video tutorial about how to install joomla extensions.

2. WMT Flow Slider Gallery Configuration
WMT Flow Slider has administrator configuration component where you can add new images, change dimensions and templates

To access administrator configuration component navigate: Components –> WMT Flow Slider.

First screen shows items that are added to WMT Flow Slider

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