Better UI Designs and
Important Factors Designers Need to Focus On
Visitors will be more than willing to browse your site as well as purchase from it in case the site has a clear and easy to understand user interface (UI). This is the main topic we will be covering in the following sections and look at some of the steps a web development company should take for improving user interface of your site.
Steps in Development of Proper User Interface
Here are some of the details designers need to focus on for developing attractive user interface for a site.
Ensure Site is Properly Organized
Your web development company needs to ensure that site is designed in such a way that it offers a clear and consistent structure for users to explore. This would become possible when:
- Screen layout is improved
- Navigability of your site is enhanced
- Relationship is created between different design elements
- There is consistency in use of various design elements on the site
Let us go through these above 4 points in greater detail in the following sections.
Build Consistency in Design
This is one of the important factors of user interface development which your web development company needs to focus on. There are three different types of consistencies designers need to look into, these are:
- Internal consistency, which refers to utilization of consistent conventions as well as rules for all the elements of your website's interface.
- External consistency is also to be achieved so that each and every user interface follows existing conventions.
- Last factor refers to real world consistency so that user interface of your site matches perceptions as well as experiences visitors have with respect to other sites they visit.
Focus on Screen Layout
Another factor related to proper organization of your site involves focusing on screen layout. Layout needs to be such that it helps visitors easily locate different elements present on a page such as menus, dialog boxes, etc. One option your web development company should look into is utilization of grid structure since it can be quite helpful in improving screen layout of your site.
Create Relationship Between Design Elements
User interface of your site can be improved when there is proper relationship between different design elements present on your site. This task can be accomplished by development of association between items which are related to each other. Designers also need to take steps to ensure that unrelated items are totally disassociated from one another.
Enhance Navigability of Your Site
Designers need to take required steps for grasping visitor's focus and for directing the focus onto important elements present on a web page. It will also be the responsibility of your web development company to simplify navigation on the site so that users can easily move from one section of the site to another.
A Final Note
As we can see there are several aspects designers need to focus on to improve user interface of your site and to draw as well as retain user's attention.