Website Types

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E-Commerce Website ๐Ÿ”—

There are too many e-commerce websites such as Amazon, Souq, Jumia, AliBaba, .. etc.

What you should focus on if you are about to create an e-commerce website ?

  • showcase the product in a visual appealing way
  • optimize checkout process with best practices

Marketing & Business Website ๐Ÿ”—

The vast majority of websites are the marketing websites and business websites.

What is the goal of marketing and business websites ?

  • show who they are
  • contact information
  • storytelling w/ emotional connection
  • social proof & trust
  • call to action (follow, like, email, notification, .. )

Blogs & Media Outlets ๐Ÿ”—

If you are working for a news agency, or just a blogger, you should focus on the same things which are:

  • focus on content
  • imagery to show the content visually
  • engage reader to continue reading, and read more articles / blog posts
  • sharing buttons (to social media) to get more readers

Educational Content ๐Ÿ”—

Now, there are too many educational websites for online courses; videos or written tutorials.

What you need to know if you want to design an education website ?

  • engage learners with the course
  • give the learners an orientation through the course route

Portfolio / Personal Website ๐Ÿ”—

This type of website is important for developers and designers. You should show if you are looking for a job or clients to work with.

Portfolio is where you show what is your works before. Present your work in a visual way. Storytell your journey / career.

Show your personality and objectives in the career. And add one or more call to action such as follow on twitter, or contact via e-mail, or contact on linkedin.

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