Undoubtedly, the website is the primary marketing tool that organizations use. However, many of these organizations have not yet leveraged on this avenue, which could rake millions of dollars if well utilized. Any site visitor’s main objective is to get an immediate solution to their need and thus, the design must be cognizant of this vital principle of good usability. If the site goals do not address such, it won’t generate leads and thus it’s high time you redesigned it.
But what are the vital concepts that any web development Singapore company must consider?
Moving from appearance to performance
It’s true that the site must be attractive to the visitor; with perfect pictorials, pictures, videos, content and other media that would turn heads. However, the primary purpose of any business is to generate traffic and leads- therefore, the design must be aligned with the company’s marketing goals. After all, it’s how the site performs in terms of bringing in the numbers that count.
Focus on communication
When designing a website, the focus should be on the user experience. Are the pages communicating the intended information to the end user? Communication here can be either one-sided or two-sided and whichever, the basic design elements must be geared toward enabling effective communication.
Spot-on content sharing
Potential customers want to be engaged through content that is addressing their needs. Therefore, you must ensure that relevant content is shared to them on a regular basis and therefore every time, they will be looking forward to what you have to offer. Plug INS can be useful in marketing the content effectively. For instance, you could consider “Facebook sharing” other than “Facebook like” button- the former is interactive and engaging while the latter is flat. The content should be published regularly and these should be merged with white papers with details of the site offerings.
Giving away valuables
Whether Photoshop files, design templates, and such helpful materials would be effective when directed to the right audience. Here, you strategically place a call to action to download resources like eBooks. Giving away valuable stuff is a way of making friends and such would be comfortable referring your site to others. In return.
Drip content marketing
Once potential leads submit conversion forms, you could send a series of automated emails that would keep them engaged. Here, you must prove to the audience your expertise in the field so that they can trust you to offer solutions.
You have spent all the resources to put up that website and therefore you must do all you can utilize it as a marketing tool for your offerings. Do not mince the opportunity.