Sally Poole is the owner of Poole Communications, with offices in Hannibal, Marshall and Poplar Bluff, Missouri. She is very ...
Sally Poole is the owner of Poole Communications, with offices in Hannibal, Marshall and Poplar Bluff, Missouri. She is very involved in Hannibal and Quincy, IL., with memberships in the Chamber of Commerce, Hannibal Arts Council, Affordable Community Education, Lions Club and Rotary. She has helped in the fund-raising campaign to build a Hannibal campus for Moberly Area Community College. Currently she is helping to start the Hannibal Chamber Business Development Committee.
OK – it’s true – your sixth grader CAN build a site and so can your buddy looking for work between beer breaks. Today there’s so much more to making a web site work than just putting up a page. You need to consider how well your site can be navigated, linked, and how well it will perform with a wide variety of search engines and browsers. Design can made the difference between a half hour exploration and a click off in disgust because the page takes too long to load because of all those cool video files you added incorrectly.
Here are a few things to consider when building or upgrading your website:
Finally, make sure your site is carefully tested with a variety of browsers before going live, and keep it under wraps while you are working on it. It makes your company look sloppy if your site is not finished and there are lots of broken links and blank pages.