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Website Designer’s most important qualities

Website Designer’s most important qualities that make you stand out from the rest

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Empathize with users: A good designer understand their users, remember you are not designing for yourself. Give them what they need and not what they want.

Rely on data, facts and not maybes: Good designers may be sure their designs will work, but great designers make sure to do usability testing.

Don’t make users think: Make it an enjoyable experience, the more effort a user put into figuring out how to use the website, the less they’ll enjoy it.

Let go of your designer ego: You need to put your personal taste a side and do what the best for your client and users.

Don’t make users think: Make it an enjoyable experience, the more effort a user put into figuring out how to use the website, the less they’ll enjoy it.

Know when to follow what the client wants, and when to defend your ground: Even great designers must deal with ungrateful clients, but what to do to overcome this, always relay on users feedback to prove your idea.

Use more white space: Do not be afraid to use more of white space as it can guide user’s visual flow by attracting their attention what you need to emphasize on.

Importance of sitemap: Check the functionality of the site, make sure no broken links and direct users effortlessly, this will creates trust.

Remember appearance is important: For sure functionality and usability are important, still a visual makeover can go a long way and attract more users to navigate the site.

Never ignore a feedback: Never ignore a user’s feedback, the more you listen, modify and interact, the better trusted designer you are.

Never underestimate copywriting: Good designers work very closely with copywriters for content, words, spelling and grammar. This can change the meaning dramatically.