Christian Website Tips
We all need a little help when it comes to Christian website tips so here’s our 10 top Christian website tips to help make your website a great success.
Be the king of your Domain
The first of our Christian website tips is simple… If you are using a free domain from your ISP, dig deep and fork out $10 for your own .com address. Most domains require no or little setup and make things look much more professional.
Ban the splash page
Back in the 90’s it was good to have a splash page but this is the 21 century. Skip the annoying hassle and take users directly to the content they came for in the first place.
Content Is everything
You can have the most amazing design but without good content which people need or want to read your wasting time. Take the time to write good, exciting content which is easy to update.
Follow the generic header setup
The general format for a website header is… logo top left, contact details to the right and navigation below. This is common in around 90% for websites and its works. Users understand the system so don’t try to be start. Keep it simple stupid.
Condense your menu
Don’t overwhelm visitors to your site with a hugh menus. Keep the navigation simple by grouping related items together into a single drop-down. Always add a ‘home’ link to the menu.
Give each new section of a page it’s own heading. Don’t be afraid to have multiple headings on the one page. If they are necessary fire away, headings are also great for SEO.
Nothing wrong with consistency
Don’t be tempted to make every page different. Consistency in a website is good. It makes like easy for the user and also requires less maintenance in the long-run for yourself.
Make it easy for people to get in touch
Link to your contact form from your main menu and footer area. It’s also a good idea to link to it from every other page on the site (where possible).
Use an accent colour for links
Links in the general body of your page can be really useful but only if people can see them. Make your links stand out from the overall text and changing the colour or underlining them.
Media are your friend
There’s nothing worse than block after block of text. Use images and videos to break up those long blocks of content. There’s lots of free resources available so no excuses people!
That’s it folks, our list of 10 Christian website tips, we hope these go a little way in making your site a success. If you would like a follow up with more Christian website tips drop us a line!