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  • Design Website blog

    How to Design A Website: A Complete Guide

    Are you ready to design a website that solves a particular problem? You’ll need it to be highly usable, and you’ll need to do some preparations first. In fact, you should start your “design website plans” way sooner than you actually begin designing it. This is because the process behind how to design a website is as involved as the process of designing it.Continue reading

    Oct 03, 201837 min read
  • Audience IA Blog

    Audience Language Should Guide Your Information Architecture

    When you’re tackling a new website built or redesign, and it’s time to think about your site’s navigation and information architecture, keep your audience language, literacy, and understanding in top of mind.Continue reading

    Sep 26, 20186 min read
  • Metrics Blog

    How to Interpret Your Website Metrics

    There are plenty of metrics to keep an eye on in Google Analytics, but what do they mean and how can you interpret them? Check out these tips to impactful metrics and how they can help you improve your website’s experience for your target users.Continue reading

    Sep 19, 20189 min read
  • Navigation Blog

    Navigation is For Your Users, Not Your C-Suite

    It’s not about them, it’s about everyone else. You’ll say this a lot when you work with your C-suite on setting navigation priorities. Follow these tips to keep them involved, but informed, about the best direction for your site’s IA and overall user experience.Continue reading

    Sep 12, 20189 min read
  • Mobile Apps

    5 Ways Slickplan Can Help You Build a Better Mobile App

    Google’s 2018 mobile-first algorithm shook up the game of search results, rewarding mobile-friendly apps, and websites with better ranking. But did you get left behind? If you’re in the process of catching up to this major change, these five tips can help you strategize your app development and implement change using Slickplan’s suite of solutions.Continue reading

    Sep 05, 20189 min read
  • voice search

    Voice Search: It’s Here. Is Your Content Ready?

    Voice search is on the upswing around the world, but optimizing for this new shift in artificial intelligence (AI) and users on-the-go with voice-friendly devices shifts the way we marketers need to consider how we write and deliver content. Is your content ready for the voice evolution? Find out how to home in and focus on what matters to Siri, Alexa, and more.Continue reading

    Aug 29, 20187 min read
  • User-First Generations

    What Different Generations Need From User-First Design

    Website design should always start with an understanding of your target user. But besides your personas and their goals or aspirations, what does their age or generation say about how they use the web? These tips can help you design your user-first web experience for children, teens, adults, and seniors.Continue reading

    Aug 22, 201810 min read
  • Empathy Map

    How Empathy Maps Can Revitalize Your UX

    Is your website failing to impress your users? If so, it might be time to focus on improving your user experience. Typically, that means user research in the form of usability testing, focus groups, and direct-request feedback. But sometimes, that just isn’t enough. While there are many ways to learn about your user, communicating what you’ve learned to everyone on your team can be more of a challenge.Continue reading

    Aug 15, 20188 min read
  • sitemap guide blog

    Website Sitemaps: A Comprehensive Guide

    Sitemaps are a surprisingly straightforward, yet complex part of the website planning process. They look simple and often don’t take too long to create, but their influence on a final website, in terms of navigation and usability, is entirely more complicated.Continue reading

    Aug 08, 201840 min read
  • Web Design Cost

    How Much Should You Pay for a Web Design?

    You or your organization know it’s time to design or redesign your website. But what can you expect for these types of costs in 2018? Whether you choose a DIY platform or a professional designer, the costs and benefits vary for each and a process should be considered to make the right choice.Continue reading

    Aug 02, 20189 min read