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8 Tips For a Great Business Website

I am sure it’s safe to say that all small businesses want a good website.  And they want it to attract the attention of potential customers.  Well here are my personal tips, developed over many years as an Aberdeen Web Designer, to make the  site the best possible.

Invest In Your Content – Your site must have quality content that is unique, not duplicated.  If you have a lot of mirror sites your ratings on google will be less that if your site was unique.  If you are planing on updating your site frequently use the CMS system WordPress.  If your not going to be adding a lot of content regularly, then you will want to make sure your site is more static, and responsive.

Love Your Layout Layout – Use a standard layout where your business logo is in the upper left, or use a banner logo where it is at the top of the page.  Make sure you have the menus at the top of the page as well with clear page listings.  Make sure to include a contact page and make sure it is easily accessible.  Do not get carried away with menu items, just put down the menu items that you need.  Use the K.I.S. method when it comes to the menus:  Keep It Simple

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