Web Design Blogs and Articles

A selection of blogs and articles on website creation

Writing meaningful and relevant website content ⇨

Your website's content is vital for not only your customers, but also for SEO.  ⇨

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What is User Testing? ⇨

New website? New page? New marketing campaign? Have you tested them to see what potential customers REALLY think?  ⇨

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Do I need a website if I have a Facebook page? ⇨

Many small businesses use Facebook as their main platform to reach new customers, so why would you need a business website?  ⇨

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Is your website suffering from code bloat? ⇨

Websites can become constipated because of the way they have been built, so if your website is struggling to display, here are some possible reasons why.  ⇨

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Selecting images for web pages ⇨

How to avoid some of the most common pitfalls when selecting and applying images to your web pages.  ⇨

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Customers, Personas and User Stories ⇨

What are personas, and how can they help us focus on what our customers want from our websites and our businesses?  ⇨

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Do I need a mobile friendly website? ⇨

The importance of websites and web pages being mobile friendly, and the consequences of not having mobile friendly web pages. ⇨

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What is a responsive website? ⇨

What is a responsive website? Why do some websites work better on some devices and not others? Why does my website take ages to display on a mobile phone? ⇨

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Websites That Add Value ⇨

How can a website add value to my business? Is saving money on a cheap website a good idea? Why are some websites cheaper than others? Do you need a web designer who understands your business? ⇨

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Page Speed and Website Builders ⇨

Why is my website slow? What can I do to speed up my website? Are WordPress and Wix as good as they claim? Should I use a website builder to build my own website, or should I get a web agency to build it? This article might help...  ⇨

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The Importance of Page Speed ⇨

Why is my website slow? What can I do to speed up my website? How can I test the speed that my web pages load? This brief article should help answer some of these questions.  ⇨

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Cheap Websites - Are there hidden costs? ⇨

How much should a website cost? Why are websites so cheap? How can professional websites be produced for such a low cost?  ⇨

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What is a Website Builder? ⇨

What is a website builder? Are website builders free? Are website builders any good? ⇨

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Daron Harvey, motor racing fan and owner of Targa Web Services

About the author: Having begun building websites back in 1996, Daron Harvey has been a leader in website design best practices for over 26 years. Since 2000, he has been focused on eCommerce, Product Management and maintaining the global, multi-lingual websites of some of the world's largest corporations. During the global pandemic, Daron left the corporate world behind and founded Targa, specialising in Website Design, User Experience (UX/UI) and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).

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