Top 4 Web Design Tricks to up your SEO:
1-Images. A great website should have some great quality and full resolution images. However, one must understand that high res images lead to large kb sizes. It’s important not to have a heavy website. A heavy website leads to a slow loading page and ultimately will lead to a high bounce rate since your viewers will most likely exit the web page due to its slow loading speed. To prevent this from happening and lower your image kb sizes, there is one easy way of doing this without cropping your images. Start to compress your jpg and png files. Compressing your images will make your images about 60% lighter and will make your site much lighter.
2-Css Compression. Web designers have to use CSS to design their HTML/PHP page. However, too much code and messy code can be very bad for SEO. Compress your CSS files, this will remove those excess lines that may be written more than once and can easily be put into one line.
Bad CSS Code
Smart and Clean CSS Code
As you can see above, we are using one operation to write 2 things, instead of opening 2 brackets and typing ‘ font-weight: bold;’ two times.
4.Mobile Web Design & Development. Mobile devices have gotten immensely popular these past 2 years. With so many people using mobile devices on a regular basis, there are new standards in web design. Mobile friendly web design is in style and here to stay.
What are the 4 ways to make your web design mobile friendly?
- Change your layout from a fixed design to a Responsive Design.
- Increase Font Size.
- Model out a One Page Design Style
- Minimal Elements on Page. Remove heavyweight elements/widgets on a web page.
To get back in the loop, a perfect web design is one that has complimentary seo. Follow these simple tips above for your site.