The Benefits of Clean Web Design

Clean websites have become very popular thanks to all of their special benefits.

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A clean and minimalistic look signals professionalism and this is why people prefer the simple styles over the merry-go-round themes. Today web designers have tools to build interactive playgrounds and shopping centers without much effort. The true skills lie in understanding how to give over a message through a design that supports the site and information in a pleasant and professional way.

The Purpose of Web Design
When the web designers were introduced to Flash and other tools, many became like children with the new possibilities. Numerous sites with sounds and animations went online and while they might have been popular by some most found it annoying to enter a site that was noisy and full of blinking lights. Since then it has become obvious that a regular user will simply close the site if there is a lot of noise and distraction no matter how important the information on the page is. This has forced web designers to focus on the purpose of the design, namely to create an inviting site and this can only be done through clean web design. 

Prestige or True Evaluation
Every professional web designer has a soft spot for new innovations and cool methods for building sites and there is a certain prestige that comes with this job. A skilled designer must have some room for creativity but the end result will only be a success when the web developer knows how to listen and truly evaluate what the client is looking for. If prestige dictates a cool metallic gray with neon navigational buttons but the site is meant for a flower shop the design misses the purpose. The designer must sit down and discuss with the client what the site is going to express and then base the color scheme and layout according to this. This is what clean web design is all about.

How You Will be Perceived
It cannot be stressed enough that your website is your visit card to the world. This is how you will be perceived and if your message drowns in clattery design you lost the chance to make an impact. With clean web design your message gets center stage. Effects for functionality are still there but only for the visitors to enjoy them. Without the effects and animations that take a lot of space, the site will load faster and that is one of the biggest benefits of clean web design! People will stay and learn more because the site is fast and easy to navigate.

If the site is easy and smooth, this is also how you, your business, service and products will be perceived and that is the kind of marketing you don’t want to forgo!

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Phyllis Garland - Garland Web Design & Development