Design

10 Signs Your Current Website Is Outdated and Needs to be Redesigned

Did you know that outdated websites with poor functionality are one of the leading causes of website abandonment? According to a study by Top Design Firms, 42% of people will leave a website because it's hard to use.

This article will explore the top 10 reasons your website may be outdated and in need of redesign services. We'll list out these top issues, explain the potential risk they pose and offer some suggestions to fix those issues.

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Making Better UX Choices: Advice for Drupal Developers

I started my career as a Drupal developer, but with time I shifted towards content strategy and user experience (UX), which made me realize, among many other things, how developer decisions impact design. That's why I believe any Drupal developer can use this advice: everyone who contributes to building a website also contributes to UX. When we all incorporate UX design thinking into our work, the quality of our output can only get better.

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10 Higher Education Websites We Love - Part 1

Designing, building, and maintaining university and college websites can be a daunting task. Audiences can range from prospective and current students to faculty, researchers, funders, and policymakers. And universities and colleges sometimes have dozens, if not hundreds, of faculties, administrative units, or sub-organizations, each with their own objectives, and sometimes with a distinct brand, tone, and voice.

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How to Test Your Drupal Site’s Accessibility

It's a lot easier to design an accessible website if you consider accessibility from the get-go, but we don't always have that luxury. You’re far more likely to have an existing site on your hands, and, if you're reading this, you're probably wondering how to determine how accessible it is currently so you can get a better idea of what needs to be done.

Here’s a simple guide to testing your Drupal site for accessibility. (Most of these apply to non-Drupal sites, too). We've divided it into 3 sections.

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