The website is the front page of your business, it is just like the appearance of a physical store, the ambience, the mood that brings people’s first perception towards your business. It is your biggest asset. A first impression counts importantly.
Website is the greatest chance of communicating that branded message to your audience and so it is the main focus for a couple of early years of business.
Building a new website improves how you do business
A website should be the full digital representation of a company and its offerings. In this way, experiencing the way toward making a new website is the best opportunity for a business to analyse everything it’s doing. When we go through a redesignation, we ask a series of questions about the brand:
Gates Capital Management's Excess Cash Flow (ECF) Value Funds have returned 14.5% net over the past 25 years, and in 2021, the fund manager continued to outperform. Due to an "absence of large mistakes" during the year, coupled with an "attractive environment for corporate events," the group's flagship ECF Value Fund, L.P returned 32.7% last Read More
- Does our brand identity matches who we are today?
- Does the voice of my business accurately reflect our culture and values?
- What makes us different?
- Do we actually do the things we say we do?
- Why do our clients choose to work with us?
You can probably tell, none of these questions have to do with the technical details.
The purpose of website redesign is to keep check with the growth of the company and how the company is evolving as the year passed by. Website allows communication with audiences from all over the world. It is the catalyst to drive a business forward. Whether or not the change is dramatic, there’s always room for improvement within your company.
Now let’s see what’s the reason behind a constant website innovation.
It pushes your employees (in a good way)
Yes, predictability is comfortable. But it can also be extremely boring. Redesign is basically an opportunity to break people out of their daily routine. Activities like fast-paced brainstorming sessions or full internal work days get employees excited. It also gives the team an opportunity to show off what they can do, or figure out things they can’t.
Make sure give everyone the same level of importance and say in the project, your business will get a more diversified outlook. Employees are often capable of doing more than what’s in their job description or what’s expected of them.
There are plenty of opportunities where employees have shown their leadership capabilities or revealed a new skill we never knew they had. As you can imagine, these types of revelations are not only beneficial to the project at hand, but extremely valuable to the company overall.
Biggest sales tool
Website has always been a direct reflection of what we’re capable of. If your business is still new and you do not have any clients or connections, so your only way to show people what you are capable of is through our website. Be visible!
Website describes what your company does and what makes your business unique.
You have to be constantly providing your most up-to-date product or service offerings information and finding opportunities to highlight the key initiatives that your company has been a part of.
Getting more specific with data is where you can really uncover new opportunities. Look into tools like Google Analytics, Lead Forensics and Hotjar to really understand who your audience is and how they behave. You’ll be able to discover more about the information they need at key points.
Redesigning your website is the catalyst of change in your organisation. It helps you to innovate and improve your company in various ways, from sales, to operations, to company culture. Much of this has to do with your focus on the bigger picture in terms of what a website represents, rather than looking at it as a lump of code. Leverage your redesigning process as an opportunity to invigorate your business.
Article by Nabihah Jasri