A homepage is considered the most important part of a website. This is because, it is the landing page of customers who want to check your site. They evaluate the effectiveness of a homepage based on how you present it. Also, it is through the homepage that a customer would love to stay long in your website or would instantly abandoned your site.
Now, how can you achieve a powerful homepage? Here are some tips to remember that are useful for your homepage so customers would love to browse your website and would like to come back over and over again.
Fast-Loading Homepage. If possible, do not keep your visitors wait for a long time just to check the entire content of your homepage. Your home page including other web pages should only load in eight seconds or less. Visitors lose patience in homepages that run slow which lead to abandoning the website and visitors will go to the other competing site.
Introduce Yourself. Let the customers know that they are in the right path and introduce your business to them. Give details on what you can offer, on your products and services and other things that are related and relevant to your business.
Good Impression. Usually, customers who visit your site only give 5 to 10 seconds to decide whether they stay a little longer in the website or not. So there’s a need for you to keep your visitors interested, you can work it out through the color scheme, design, graphics and other elements in a homepage.
Grant Preview. Provide links, text or graphics in your homepage to give customers a hint on what you offer and would make them explore more on the other web pages.
User-Friendly. Your homepage must be user-friendly and brings convenience to your visitors. Provide simple ways that make customers explore and look around on the website easily. You can put a site map, a search feature, etc.
Homepage plays a significant role in every website. And by following those insights mentioned above it can surely make your homepage a powerful one.
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