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10 rules for an easy-to-use web site

1. A title clearly identifiable including the keyword of the page

2. Use the same style, same design, same font on every pages

3. Use a screen-friendly font: Verdana, Arial or Helvetica. Webmaster-now recommends size 3

4. A clear and simple navigation: 1 or 2 words per menu item, a maximum of 6 menu items

5. Several different navigations: at the top, on the left or right, at the bottom

6. One or two images per page, no more, with a maximum size of 30ko

7. A search engine if the site has more than 100 pages of content

8. No lingo that anobody cannot understand

9. A link to come back to the home page from each and every page

10. No Flash animation or video without prior approval of the user


Next: Test the web site

Webmaster-Now gives you some advices to create a web site:

1: What are your web site goals?

2: Navigation and architecture

3: Content is king

4: Graphics for a web site

5: Design a web site, use web languages

6: Web site functionalities

7: Authoring software to create a web site

8: Usability: 10 rules for an easy-to-use web site

9: Test the site before launching it

10: Launch the web site


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