Customizable Websites – The Definitive Guide

Several popular websites have let their homepages be customised by users. New web technologies have made it possible to add slicker customisation interfaces so more sites are allowing users to customise their pages. But, should you do the same? Will it make your website better for users or will it make it unnecessarily complicated? Will users even want this feature on your site?

Types of customisation

Currently websites offer a variety of customisation methods, allowing users to:

Web Usability Basics

What is web usability & why is it important?

Web usability is about making your website in such a way that your site users can find what they’re looking for quickly and efficiently. A usable website can reap huge benefits on to your website and your business.

  • Every £1 invested in making your website easy-to-use returns £10 to £100 (source: IBM)
  • A usability redesign can increase the sales/conversion rate by 100% (source: Jakob Nielson)