The complete understanding of the user experience will indirect give you the best design. To fully understand you must empathize with the user and process.
UX - User experience
In relation to the information structure we will need to understand the user behavior. More understanding in depth of the user we will create a better design. Now when we are taking things for granted when it comes to websites and their design - visitors are now expecting high standards. The user can easily leave but the main parameter to keep them on the page is a great experience with a high comfortable journey.
Internet is being used by all different ages, but also people with disabilities. Content that has been created with screen readers in mind is a very important initiative.
We need to remember that the internet is for everyone and the information within it. Common disabilities that are easy have in mind once developing an web page.
- Visual impairment - Reading.
- Visual impairment - Colours.
Curious about to know more about accessibility?
Follow this link: W3C guidelines on accessibility (New window)
Keep in mind that people that are blind can not see the screen. Or some people with visual impairment can not see the content that you wish to show or highlight.
But also people with dyslexia or other type of cognitive and learning disabilities rely on this software tool, screen reader.
Colour palettes, browser friendly and responsive web pages for all devices. All small details that are happening on the screen must notify the visitor.
We need to map the visitor behaviour to know what design to implement. It is a thin line between the aesthetics, functionality and accessibility for both visitors and devices.
- Responsive design for all tablets.
- Re-use created components - be consistent.
- Design systems.
- To have SEO in mind when implementing HTML skeleton - following the guides of W3C.