There are three main factors that determine the search engine ranking of your website:Site optimisation Site popularity Link popularity
Site optimisation is about placing your keywords in the right places on your website and making your website accessible to search engines. Please read Search engine optimisation: The basics for more about this.
The needs of screen magnifier users are overlooked when implementing web accessibility on to a website. Screen magnifiers are used by partially sighted web users to increase the size of on-screen elements. Some users will magnify the screen so that only three to four words are able to appear on the screen at any one time. You can try using a screen magnifier yourself by [...]
The Disability Discrimination Act says that websites must be made accessible to disabled people. So how can you check that your website is up to par? There are a number of basic tests you can make to address some of the main issues. The following list includes guidelines that provide a good start in increasing accessibility to disabled people:1. Check informational [...]
A higher search ranking is what many website owners dream of. What they don’t realise is that by optimising their site for the search engines, if done correctly, they can also optimise it for their site visitors.
Ultimately this means more people finding your website and increased sales and lead generation. But are search engine optimisation and usability [...]
Before I begin, I just want to say that I do not consider myself to be an expert in usability testing, user interface design or just about any other area. I do, however, have some experience with these areas (both positive and negative), and I decided to write this article to share my experience with others. The concepts and ideas I discuss in this article are not [...]