Tips for Designing a Web Site - dummies

By David A. Crowder

Part of Building a Web Site For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Use these tips to make the content of the Web sites you create as appealing as possible. The goal here is to use a simple, clean design for your content, and to make all your pages as consistent as possible. You want to

  • Make your content as useful as possible.

  • Use appealing graphics, but make sure that they support the content.

  • Give your pages a consistent appearance.

  • Install a search feature.

  • Update your pages often so that people have a reason to return frequently.

  • Stick to your topic.

  • Know your audience and strive to please them.