Make Your Web Design Mom-Friendly

mom-friendly-websites

 

Some designers receive a lot of criticisms from a lot of different people when designing a specific website.

Developers want them to make the site easier to code, sales wants them to focus on getting more guests and new customers, the marketing team wants them to pack in plenty of keywords so as to upgrade the SEO, as well as the trendiest social media tools to make the brand look “cool”. Lastly, the CEO of course, wants them to make it as cheap as possible.

With all of these groups demanding different directives, it somehow result to customers and guests getting lost in the shuffle. Sometimes the experience even become confusing, bloated, and in conflict with the optimum goal of the website.

Rather than constantly debating about how the website should look, it’s best to shut out these voices and focus more on the one person who can really help you base a design that’s full of purpose; and that would be Mom.

Why, you ask? It’s because Mom doesn’t care about the ROI of your website. Most Moms won’t even bother to look if you have the latest social apps embedded on your front page. Most of all, Mom doesn’t care whether it’s “easy” to code what it is you’re designing, because Mom only cares about one thing: using the website.

If it’s not easy enough for most elders and parents to use, well then, it’s really not much of a success. So the next time you design a website, your mantra should be focused on “What Would Mom Do”? Or simply, WWMD.

For most leading brands, Moms are the ideals persona to envision when designing the UI and UX of the webpage. Designing for Mom will help you cast away all the unnecessary clutter, and focus more on your brand’s goals, as well as the essence of what you’re trying to accomplish.

Mom doesn’t need any complexities for something to be useful. Mom wants things to be practical and easy to use. That’s how websites should function too.

The next time you need to design a functional and easy-to-use website, all you need to do is think of Mom. After all, just as the saying goes; Mother knows best.

Web Design Methods

Related Blog

Discovering the Middle Ground For Web Design

March 28, 2016

  Web design is a lot like the world of fashion. There will always be brave and enchanting new ideas that won’t essentially click with the common public. Then there are also some people who perhaps need a little improvement to their wardrobe. It’s a march to certain improvements that one can’t truly appreciate until […]

Annoying Web Design Trends You Should Think Twice Before Using

June 13, 2018

Web design continues to evolve every year. This annual change is why we constantly encounter new trends and the latest features. However, luxury web design London firms point out that not all change is good, and sometimes adding these new features to your website causes more problems. Here is a compilation of the latest trends […]

7 Tips to Make Your Landing Page Effective

December 11, 2017

Does your landing page successfully convert visitors into loyal customers or leads? If not, then you might want to re-evaluate its effectivity. But if your landing pages are converting quite well, then implementing a few tips could help you squeeze more benefits. If you are unfamiliar with the term or recently heard it from the […]

The Role of Web Design in Making a Profitable Business

April 12, 2018

Contrary to what many think, establishing your online presence doesn’t end the moment you launch your brand’s website. It’s the tip of the iceberg, and you have a long way to go from there. There are a few things you need to consider to successfully highlight the online presence of your business. One such feature […]

1 2