There’s a lot of talk about how the right form can boost conversion rates. You need X number of fields and don’t even think of asking for a phone number – this isn’t a date, people! Oh, and make sure that button doesn’t say “Submit” – I’d rather not submit to anything, thank you very […]
Imagine for a moment that you’re looking to break into the billion-dollar soda pop market. Your new drink is fizzy and sweet. It’s refreshing. It’s tasty. And it’s cheap to make and sell. Should be a hit, right? Then along comes a competitor that completely crushes every notion you ever had about your market. They’ve […]
The Web Designer’s Little-Known Trick to Improving Conversion Rates – the Moment Your Site Goes Live
“Impossible!” I can hear you say… “You can’t improve conversion rates the minute a site gets published! You don’t even have the groundwork necessary to know what your conversion rate is!” But there is a little-known way to make sure that your site’s conversion rate starts out as strong as it can be—without the need […]
Ahh, the Web form. It’s present on nearly every site on the Web, and yet so many other testing opportunities, like layout and design, get the lion’s share of attention. Why even bother testing your forms? Because it’s here that users find themselves at a crossroads asking, “Do I really want to do this?” Let’s […]
They say a picture is worth a thousand words—but online, a chart or infographic could be worth a thousand backlinks. What’s that you say? You’re the farthest thing from a graphic designer? No problem. Here are seven of our favorite online visualization tools that make all that data creative, fun and engaging.
2014’s web design slogan might as well be “Flat is Where It’s At.” All over the web, you’ll find dozens of tutorials, elements and examples showing you how to create your own flat-style web design. But what exactly is a flat design—and why should you care? As it turns out, flat web design is just […]