Questions tagged [website-design]

Website design is the process of planning and creating websites that can be read/viewed by web browsers

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
11 views

For websites I keep using wordpress, should I be using another framework/CMS? [duplicate]

I keep using WordPress to build sites for clients. I rarely use anything else for small clients. They need things like: A blog. Templated pages / posts they can edit & add without needing web ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
119 views

Should I automatically delete accounts if they have not verified their email address?

I am launching a new site soon and in my previous experience I know many bots will create accounts, I'm trying to avoid this so before a user can sign in they need to verify their email address. If ...
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
36 views

Using Cache to make website faster

I am building a website with node.js express webserver and i use Mongo db database. On my website people can register a profile they can upload pictures and write text. Now i hear often that many ...
user avatar
2 votes
3 answers
60 views

Would it introduce lag and bad user experience to host a website with two hosting companies?

I'm developing a website for a customer that has two companies, but the two are closely related. The customer wants two separate sites that look and function as one site as far as users are concerned. ...
user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
1 answer
28 views

Dynamic PHP Pages [closed]

I'm trying to make a database of herbs with their many uses. Instead of making an individual page for every single one of them, I would like to just put the info in MySQL and call it to their ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
133 views

Negative impact on SEO when mobile website version does not display full breadcrumb?

We want to customize the mobile website view of an insurance provider. For space reasons we would like to display only the last part of the breadcrumb on the mobile website in the future. Before we do ...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
0 answers
20 views

What are the different ways to creating template for a website from scratch? [closed]

I would like to know the different ways we can create template for a website because many times the pre-made templates available online don't fit to the requirements of everybody. The style I want ...
user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
0 answers
22 views

Why do modern sites frequently use JSON blobs client-side and construct the webpage in JavaScript client-side? [closed]

I have noticed something in later years. Instead of actually creating a HTML page, such as a table of data, on the server and sending the finished HTML page, they nowadays send a "minimal" (in a very ...
user avatar
  • 11
2 votes
1 answer
29 views

Is it common practice to customize marketing page content for different types of users?

I've recently been working with a client who really likes to hide all content that a prospective customer might not be interested in. The reasoning is that they'd like to "avoid confusing the user" or ...
user avatar
  • 123
1 vote
2 answers
37 views

How will Google treat my site if 90% of the URLs redirect and the internal links still point to the old URLs?

Our newly redesigned website version has so many redirects, because there were so many structural errors, SEO issues, and thin content. 90% of the URLs on the Website redirect. Total number of ...
user avatar
  • 479
1 vote
0 answers
22 views

Is it problematic for SEO to noindex all pages linked in the navigation and have Google index separate canonical URLs instead?

My website has noindexed pages linked in navigation. The noindexed pages have proper canonical tags to the indexed preferred pages. Is it a good strategy? All normal URLs are indexed in search. How ...
user avatar
  • 31
5 votes
2 answers
705 views

AdSense units don't respect CSS margin rules

I just noticed that on sites with "auto ads" enabled, auto-placed AdSense units don't follow CSS rules regarding margin or padding in mobile view. They display across the entire viewport instead of ...
user avatar
  • 323
2 votes
1 answer
42 views

For SEO, should I change navigation links in SharePoint to point to the canonical version rather than the on containing index.aspx?

My website is based on SharePoint. The problem here is that it automatically produces duplicate URLs one normal and one ending with /pages/index.aspx. The former are indexed and canonicalized. ...
user avatar
  • 31
1 vote
0 answers
116 views

Lean maintenance of a website written in static html [closed]

This is a question looking for advice. My/our non-profit website distributing a free pdf physics textbook was started over 20 years ago. The site consists of about 80 static html pages that are coded ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
36 views

Can WordPress Be Installed on a Subdomain of Existing Site? [closed]

I have a Web Design and Linux Development site example.com and a subdomain howto page for Debian minimal install instructions, subdomain.example.com I want to add another subdomain with WordPress ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
50 views

SEO impact of using one image for several different posts on my site

What is the impact of using one image for several post on my site? Does it have a negative affect on SEO? For several posts, I use one picture. because all of them are Q & A. Am I wrong? is it ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
119 views

Best practice for index.html content for a domain with no website

I own a domain name, and will use this mainly to have an email address (different than a generic gmail or yahoo). I do not want to have a "real" website behind the domain, but a "404 not found" error ...
user avatar
  • 183
2 votes
4 answers
239 views

Google Analytics is showing no visitors to website after website has been redesigned

We have recently had a website redesign, still with the same web address and host. Since launching the redesign Google Analytics has shown a huge drop in visitors, first to half and in the last three ...
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
346 views

Single-Page vs Multi-Page and Server-Side vs Client-Side

I am currently researching the benefits and disadvantages of SPA (Single-Page Applications) vs MPA (Multi-Page Applications). Having established that MPA is more suitable for my project, I proceeded ...
user avatar
  • 103
1 vote
0 answers
13 views

Developing an online platform for generating text logos [closed]

I'm trying to develop a online platform which will automatically generates text logos when the text inputs by user. I searched many ways to find some resources to starting my task. but couldn't found ...
user avatar
  • 11
2 votes
2 answers
24 views

How to change from worpdress to joomla application [closed]

I recently bought a website and took the WordPress hosting plan. Now I like to move for Joomla application. Is it possible?
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
27 views

Logos of known brands [closed]

Where do webmasters find logos to use on their websites? I mean, I have a product that is compatible with Windows, Linux, Java, NodeJS, SQLs etc etc... I would like to use their logos somewhere on my ...
user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
0 answers
49 views

Future In Web Dev. And web designing [closed]

What is the future in Web Dev. And designing
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
33 views

Looking for a visual website editor that lets me import my existing site [closed]

A company I work for has a static HTML website that's already built (custom coded using Bootstrap 3 framework), and now they'd like for non-tehnical people to be able to edit it too, using a visual ...
user avatar
  • 145
0 votes
1 answer
27 views

How to make a 'sign-up for newsletter'? [closed]

Can anyone please help on how to make a sign-up for newsletter for for a website using Html and Css
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
138 views

Can I use a cart software like shopify with my custom website?

I'm sure there is an obvious answer to this question, but can't seem to find it. I'm building a custom site for a client (html/php) and need to have a web store on it. Building a web store from ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
801 views

Can you change your URL when clicking links to different sections on the same page?

Can you change your URL when clicking links to different sections on the same page? I have a product list separated by different categories on the same page... these categories are using the ...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
82 views

How does a website recognize a smart phone?

I noticed that certain websites have a different "appearance/layout" when they recognize a cellphone being used. How do they do this (preferably in a CSS, JS, and/or HTML context)?
user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
0 answers
49 views

How to update a website's homepage to use a static AWS S3 site just for the homepage

I have developed the browser based game over at http://ninjawars.net. Currently, the game site homepage is essentially like a single-page app, it is a php backed homepage with an iframe, links to ...
user avatar
  • 1,312
1 vote
1 answer
684 views

How to create a custom sitemap file without sitemap generator? [closed]

I want to create a sitemap file without the sitemap generator. That is a sitemap file with urls we manually add. I will edit sitemap each time when i add new page. So how to do this and use with my ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
83 views

Can an aquired domain with a different TDL get you to a specfic section of your main site?

Is it possible to have a domain, with several other top level domain (TLD) extensions and use those other extensions to get to different parts of your site? For example: example.com is the main page. ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
82 views

How to position ads properly on a page that features a single image?

I believe my AdSense account has been affected in some way since my CTR has dropped from 2.2% to 0.8% overnight. I didn’t get any notification from Google on my AdSense or webmaster tools accounts ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
51 views

How to auto update pages on website with similar layout

If I have a website that hosts 5-10 static pages, and all of them have the same basic layout but different content, what is the best way to configure them to all update simultaneously? Ex: Every page ...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
51 views

How would one setup a website like MSDN Powershell documentation? [closed]

Not fully sure if this is the place to ask, but here goes nothing: The MSDN PowerShell documentation uses a git repository for its source. I would like to setup something similar. I tried with ...
user avatar
  • 21
1 vote
1 answer
387 views

What are the safe web fonts and is there anyway around this problem?

How do you choose a font that will be both aesthetic and browser/OS friendly? I love Helvetica, but a lot of websites say that 90% of Windows users don't have it installed. What are the safe web ...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
111 views

Delivering the optimal image experience to all from website regardless of device

I was deeply involved in other work and out of the blue, the co-owner of the site informs me that the website isn't 100% right for all people. While he isn't technically inclined compared to me, this ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
14 views

Disabling highlighted search box [closed]

I made a search box using input html tag but while inputting when I click on the search box it is highlighted with blue border. How do I remove it ? Thanks
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
39 views

What stops a website owner from putting cost per view ads in a hidden div?

I just started a website and want to put some ads on it to make it pay for itself. Given that nobody ever clicks on those, I thought that CPC (cost-per-click) is not an option and decided to go with ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
136 views

Is popcorn FX plugin for Unity compatible with webGL?

Is popcornFX plugin for Unity compatible with WebGL? If not, is there a way to get it compatible on a web browser?
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
981 views

Two scroll bars inside the browser [closed]

My is actually a blogger.com blog , I use custom url on it and also use a custom theme. I do minor edits and insert certain html for features like "addthis" "disqus for comments" and etc.. My blog now ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
74 views

Consolidating multiple sites with “duplicate” landing pages. SEO consequences? [closed]

A client of mine has four separate domains (very good ones, I might add) that are all almost exact copies of each other, with only "SEO keywords" being different. While making a new site for them that'...
user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
46 views

Creating a website [closed]

I am considering creating a website. It should be something basic where I can click on a button and then it sends me to another link on the page and where I can put text... What tool should I use? ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
115 views

Should I build my non-mobile web site in Bootstrap? [closed]

w3schools.com defines Bootstrap as "... framework for developing responsive, mobile-first web sites". If I am not interested that much in building a mobile-compatible web site (I am but it is not my ...
user avatar
  • 179
1 vote
3 answers
74 views

Choose to enter "Old Site" or "New Site" upon arrival

I am looking for the best way to have run two websites versions side-by-side. The original "Old Site" and the updated "New Site". When arriving on a page the user should get an option of either ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
708 views

Folder architecture for a multilanguage website with multiple index.html files

I just translated my website into French. As usual, the original version of the site has its index.html file in the root directory, where is also the rest of the pages in English. I created an /fr/ ...
user avatar
  • 163
1 vote
1 answer
200 views

When merging website B into website A, is there and pros / cons to having two different designs?

A client currently owns two websites. They want to take the content from Website B and move it to be located on Website A's domain name for SEO value. What they want to do is simply to take Website B ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
55 views

What's the criteria for fixing the width of main content of a website?

Some websites fix the main content (or whole website) width to 980px, others to 1200px. What's the criteria for choosing this size?
user avatar
6 votes
2 answers
94 views

Would it be valid to use frames for an inhouse tool with a static list on the left that triggers content on the right?

I'm replacing the interface of an old Visual FoxPro system my company has been using for the past 15 years. If there's one thing that users have been complaining about is that it is tedious. So ease ...
user avatar
  • 63
1 vote
1 answer
37 views

My website keywords are not indexing. What should i do? [duplicate]

My website keywords are not indexing. I have changed all pages meta and updated new content but still my keywords are not showing in Google serp. What should i do please tell me some suggestion. I am ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
710 views

How do I test my website on mobile devices [closed]

I would like to develop my websites with mobile devices in mind. However as I am new to web development, I'm not exactly sure how I would go about testing my websites on let's say an iPhone, when ...
user avatar

1
2 3 4 5
9