50 Must-Have Features for Small-Business Websites (Infographic)
The Internet has changed the way people shop and businesses interact with customers. Today, customers have free and quick access to all kinds of information so they don't hesitate to research products and services before they make their purchase decision. You need to make sure they have access to reliable information and one of the best ways to do that is to establish a good business website.
Unfortunately, most business owners don't fully understand what's included in a good business website. They focus on the aesthetics and content and such a narrow focus has consequences, especially if they don't choose a good web developer. l find many articles like this infographic online that explain the essential requirements and features of a great website. You should consider the information provided carefully and discuss them with your web developer.
The infographic lists 50 essential features and they cover all aspects of a small business website which includes:
Homepage header, footer, above-the-fold, and below-the-fold sections.
Inner pages and blogs.
Design, structure, and content.
Server, hosting, and website security (especially important for e-commerce website)
Technical requirements like Google Analytics integration, browser compatibility, mobile platform compatibility, etc.
If you optimize all of the features listed in the infographic, your website would be fast, efficient, well designed, and responsive. It would improve the overall user experience of your customers and that would have an impact on your online reputation. Great websites can increase business revenue and add value to your brand so it's wise to invest some time and effort into design and planning.