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Is it Time to Update Your Website?

Posted On: 1st February 2019
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In a recent survey, 81% of people asked admitted they think less of a business if its website is outdated. Do you think your business falls victim and it’s time for a refresh?

 

Digital marketing and SEO news website Search Engine Journalist published an article this week entitled 81% of People Think Less of a Business if its Website is Outdated. It looked into the effects (and repercussions) of having a website that does not look modern and does not function correctly on new-age devices such as mobiles and tablets – let alone computers!

It goes on to show additional research such as 39% of the public would think twice about using a product or service if the website isn’t fresh and current. Another major turn-off when it comes to business websites is the lack of a search box; more than 40% say a search box is the most important feature on a website. If you couple the lack of search functionality with bad navigation, not only will your business struggle to make sales, but keep users on your website entirely.

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Not only do we agree with SEJ’s findings, but we encourage the change too.

Should you fear your website may be suffering still from the Y2K bug, that is, it hasn’t been redesigned since the naughties, it’s probably time to shoot Echo a message. We’re experts at not only making your website look fantastic with our graphic design team, but our specialist web developers can create it too.

Feel free to take a look at our online portfolio for recent websites we have created and re-designed, and soon, you can find your website there too.

Feel free to contact Echo, the web design and development experts, via. our contact form or give us a call on 01733 286646. The kettle’s always on and we’re more than excited to discuss the future of your business – so long as it continues growth and not standing still.

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Zak Wattiez at Echo Web Solutions
Zak Wattiez
Managing Director
Zak is a Digital Marketing expert and has worked with hundreds of businesses of all shapes and sizes across the world, ensuring their online presence is at the very best standard.

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