Website Design

Delving Deeper into the Issue of User Intent

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Google calls it user intent. About.com calls it “mindsets of search”. Whatever label you may put on it, the point is that search is all about the user.

I have already written a post about user intent and

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Custom Search Engines for Better Navigation

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Providing different ways to access content on your website to users who are already on the site is a very important aspect of good website design. This means having a logical and clean information structure/architecture so that users can …

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Optimising Your Site for Tablets

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Tablets have become ubiquitous, so much so that any website owner would be foolish not to optimise their site to make it friendlier for tablet users. To help you get started here are some tips for redesigning your site and …

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Assessing and Adjusting Your Website Development Approach Based on the Mindsets of Search

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About.com recently published the results of a study done in partnership with Latitude Research on the “The Mindsets of Search”. The study, conducted between March to June of this year gathered data about 59 variables of search behaviour, …

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Online Content Most Frequently Read by Mobile Users

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Yahoo! and Ipsos’ joint study on mobile modes has surely yielded a lot of useful information, as you have probably read in Gary’s post on mobile Internet usage. However, aside from the usage categories, Yahoo’s Dianne Molina gives us …

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Before inviting guests, get your Home Page right

Many mistakes can be avoided when designing your website but it takes more than a good eye to know what they are and how you can ensure that your Search Engine Optimisation is fully effective.

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