Like any entrepreneur who understands the power of the Internet, you created a website for your business, in the hopes that having an online presence will help it grow.
The thing with having a website, however, is that it can also go the opposite direction and hurt your business instead. Far too many entrepreneurs trying to bolster their digital marketing efforts through a website have learned this the hard way.
Whether a website helps your business or not will depend on a number of factors, its web design among them.
Contrary to what many people think, web design isn’t just about making a website look pretty. Sure, a gorgeously-designed website will catch the attention of people, but that is no guarantee that they will give you their business. In fact, users still steer clear of even the most attractive websites for one reason or another, which is not going to help your business at all.
Let’s take a look at some of the signs your web design is not helping your business in any way.