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Website design and creation today is fairly easy with the assistance of the different software which is now available however, if you are a business it is probably best to hire a professional web designer to create your website. For those whose businesses are in or around Calgary there is a Calgary graphic design company which can help but there are similar companies located all over the country and whilst for the design of a website, local knowledge may not be essential, it certainly is useful when it comes to adding SEO to your website.
Website design, development or SEO companies will all be able to assist you in creating a website which will be effective as a marketing tool as they design, develop and make your website more visible on the internet. Obviously in order for a website to be effective, it has to be seen and SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is a set of strategies designed to make a website more visible. One of the main SEO tactics is the use of keywords in a website’s text content which attract the attention of the search engine at the most strategic time; when it is compiling a list of search results. The timing and the keywords ensure that the search engine places the website containing the keywords at the top of its list of results. As there are usually hundreds of different websites in the list of results, being at the top of that list is a distinct advantage and ensures that your website gets looked atwhen people make relevant searches.
Another popular SEO tactic is the placing of a link to your website, on another website. This tactic or strategy is called back linking and can be very effective especially if the host site is already popular and contains a similar topic to your website. Getting people to visit your website though is only half the battle as you will want them to stay long enough to be able to see what you have to offer and hopefully become a future customer. If a website is poorly designed and has spelling or grammar errors, most visitors will quickly leave in search of a better website which has similar things to offer. A professional website designer will use their experience to ensure that a website is appealing to most internet user’s eyes and is also of high quality, helping to ensure any visitor will take time to look at the site and see what it has to offer.
Most visitors will be looking for something specific and so a site map is always a good idea. The site map should be easy to navigate and be placed on the website’s home page. A good site map will tell visitors exactly what is on each page of the site and allow them to go to the page they want with just one click, making it easy and trouble free for them. Many people also think that a link to a contact page also makes the site look professional.