Have a business and not a website? Want to venture in the online world? Start with a website! And the first task to build an attractive website is selecting the right template. With a plethora of options available, it can be quite a tedious task to choose one from the heavy collection present online.
According to research published by Blue Corona, 48% of people determine the credibility of a business by its website design. It is clear that simpler designs are always better. Providing cleaner UI urges the user to easily navigate through the website and explore much more than a cluttered one.
When just starting off you might not be aware of all the features which could make your website productive along with making it aesthetically appealing. Extra features including newsletter subscription, calendar and social media handles can add up to the utility of your website. If you are confused just make a list of basic features that you think are most essential to your business and update the list according to time and requirement.
Make sure the theme you are thinking about, appears well across different browsers. The theme may look awesome on your current browser, but it may not perform well on others. As your users use various devices, they also have different browser preferences.
When setting up a website, costs can quickly add up. Website development, Domain, hosting and then templates can prove to be a costly affair, hence choosing the right template in the suitable price bracket becomes even more important. Number of features and ease of editing can be considered while calculating monetary value of any theme.
Due to the array of devices present in the market the number of users accessing websites from phones and tablets has increased many times, hence selecting a responsive template makes your website accessible from any device.