The internet has accustomed us to getting access to things quickly, and we are unconsciously getting lower attention spans because of this desire to have access to anything with much ease and speed – therefore if anything bugs us down and takes up our oh so precious time, we lose interest and focus. This translates to websites in that almost half – well, thirty-nine percent – of internet users will close a website if its pictures take forever to load. When a website in general also takes a long time to load, the same thing happens – no viewer retention.
If you can relate in the aspect of your website running a bit behind your expected rate of loading, then it is probably the right time for you do a little spring cleaning online.
Whether you are looking to catch the eyes of new potential customers, retain your present buyers, enhance user experience, or up your numbers – especially in sales – then giving your website some upgrades will do just the thing for you. Read on as we are going to share with you in this blog some advice on getting that new and upgraded website that you desire, in perfect timing with spring!
As stated previously in this blog, statistics show that site speed matters to your viewers, and if you want to have better viewer retention, then you will have to give much thought to this aspect. Therefore, the first thing you must do to get your spring cleaning show on the road, is to check out the speed and functionality of your business website. One key feature to ensure that it is running well is the checkout function as issues with this feature may be hindering your customers from the last step of their purchasing process.
What’s next in the spring cleaning guide of this blog is to gauge whether your search engine optimization or SEO strategy is up to speed. Ranking high in search engine results matter for gaining new viewers and ease of accessibility to your website and your business. One tip that this blog can give you is to use terms and keywords specified for your niche and your audience as this will help you get higher rankings for a particular scope.
This blog states that the next step for you to undertake is to check out each and every link that you have put up on your site for ones that need fixing as well as updating for more relevant information. Your viewers will surely be annoyed with links that lead nowhere or to sites or information that are so last year.
These are just some of the many things that one can do to get a more refreshed and a revamped website that will entice customers. Follow these tips and you’re good to go!