What is website design?
-Simply, this is process of design of planning, creation and updating of websites. Design is the process of collecting ideas, and aesthetically arranging and implementing them, guided by certain principles for a specific purpose. Web design is a similar process of creation, with the intention of presenting the content on electronic web pages, which the end-users can access through the internet with the help of a web browser.
What are elements of Web design ?
– As we know there are many elements to make awesome website designing. They are
Layout:- This is the way the graphics, ads and text are arranged. In the web world, a key goal is to help the view find the information they seek at a glance. This includes maintaining the balance, consistency, and integrity of the design.
Color:- We know how easy it is to simply pick your favorite color and move forward with your design project. Because, after all, you’re happy with the way it “looks” and there are other things to consider; such as photos, content, layout, and the actual development. The choice of colours depends on the purpose and clientele; it could be simple black-and-white to multi-coloured design, conveying the personality of a person or the brand of an organization, using web-safe colours.
Graphics:- Graphic design output includes logos, web site user interfaces, tattoos, sketches for fashion or industrial design, typefaces, print, animated characters, advertisements, flyers, movie credits, newspaper headlines, and designs for textiles which enhance the web design. For user friendliness, these need to be placed appropriately, working with the colour and content of the web page, while not making it too congested or slow to load.
Fonts: The use of various fonts can enhance a website design. Most web browsers can only read a select number of fonts. The google font are used for designing makee look feel and good.
Content: Good content is what sets your website apart from the masses and delivers the right message into the hearts and minds of your customers. The success of your website is determined primarily by its content. Content and design can work together to enhance the message of the site through visuals and text. Written text should always be relevant and useful, so as not to confuse the reader and to give them what they want so they will remain on the site. Content should be optimized for search engines and be of a suitable length, incorporating relevant keywords.
The website should be user-friendly.
– In present days the wesite should be user friend and it should be compatible with all devices.
Basic elements are impotant beside this we should focuse on following things.
#Navigation:- You’d never go on a hike without a compass or a map. No one has to tell you you’d be in serious trouble if you walked for hours in dense woods or mountainous terrain without knowing where you were or where you were going.comes to websites, the navigation system acts like a road map to all the different areas and information contained within the website. If the navigation is clear, visitors will stay and have a good experience, which ultimately leads to more business for you.
#Multimedia: Relevant video and audio stimuli in the design can help users to grasp the information, developing understanding in an easy and quick manner. This can encourage visitors to spend more time on the webpage.
#Compatibility: Design the webpage, to perform equally well on different browsers and operating systems, to increase its viewing. It should support and be responsive on mobile to large scales devices.
#Technology:- Technology is powered through the need to do a lot less with a lot more, using new tools to make our lives easier. if companes failed to adopted technology then high chance to failed in the open market.
#Interactive: Increase active user participation and involvement, by adding comment boxes and opinion polls in the design. Convert users from visitors to clients with email forms and newsletter sign-ups.
Some factors that affect web design pricing.
#Design:-Re-using a template is the most cost effective approach to design. It should be more effective and efficiency.
#Content Management System:- A web content management system (WCMS) is the process of managing digital information in the websites. Managing web content effectively can have useful business applications in the enterprise, producing insights for decision-making and delivering results, as well as value.
The three key features of any WCMS are as follows:
- The ability to design, create and maintain personalized content for a website.
- The ability for editors to review and approve content prior to publication.
- An automated publishing process.
#Functionality:- The website’s technical components, such as ecommerce, message boards, photo galleries, and webforms. The more functionality you need, the higher the cost. Pretty much any functionality you can think of is probably already available as a free plugin or module for an open source CMS like WordPress or Drupal. They can easily be added to your website, but will need to be configured and customized.
#Mobile Website:- A website specifically designed for viewing on a mobile device or tablet. The cost will depend on the content and if it will use a “responsive design”.
#Social Media:- Facebook, Twitter,Instagram, LinkedIn will add to the cost depending on targeted customers.
Web Application Development
Karnali Networks services building Web applications for organizations, both large and small. There are some methodology for web application .
- The requirements gathering by business analyst.
- Designer design/create mockups and reviews with clients.
- Final design is implemented and started to writing coding.
- Developer convert ideas into technical solution.
- Begin Quality Assurance Testing (QAT) and progress in parallel with development
- Provide frequent User Acceptance Testing (UAT) releases for client feedback along the way with regular status and progress updates
- Release in Beta environment