Ideas For Visitor Friendly Blog Design

Visitor Friendly Blog Design is a very important part of creating a blogging site. Good and stylish blog design attracts visitors and visitors feel comfortable during surfing the site. During creating a Visitor Friendly Blog site, it is essential to consider some important factors like…

  1. Visitor’s browser version. Most of the visitors use older version browsers. For this reason, you need to consider their browser version to represent a stylish website.
  2. Visitor’s monitor or display size. Maximum visitors use 800px X 600px size.
  3. Video capacity. Maximum visitors use 256-kilobyte speed internet as a result they may face problems during video streaming.
  4. Internet speed, mobile responsive, etc


After considering all the above things a blogging site becomes popular with visitors. Today I am going to share some important techniques for Visitor Friendly Blog Design that will give you a clear idea about visitor-friendly blog design.

1. Simple Template

Most of the visitors like the simple and light-colored template. Sometimes we think that a dark-colored template is more stylish and attractive. But it gives a bad effect on visitors and they avoid the site for safe browsing. Because the maximum hacking site uses a dark-colored template. For this reason, use the simple and light colored template for your blog design. Web 2.0 website uses a white or light-colored template.

2. Links Color

Use different colors for links, hover links, visited links. This technique is visitor friendly. Visitors can easily identify which links they have visited and which links they will visit. It is also important for friendly navigation.

3. Horizontal Scrolling

Visitors always avoid horizontal scrolling ( left to right ) Most of the visitors like vertical scrolling. The standard monitor window size is 800×600 pixels. Always keep your site’s wide in 800 pixels for a better outlook.

4. Font Size

Use the text re-size option in your site to change text size. It is very important and also helpful for old aged people. The standard text size is 14 pixels.

5. Search Option

Keep a good search box for the search option. You can use Google Custom Search Engine for your website.

6. Search Friendly Page Name

Maximum search engines can not search hyphen (-) and plural words. As a result, visitors can not find a targeted thing and become boring. Use the simple and single word to rename your web page.

7. Avoid Use Of Frame

Do not use many frames on your site. It hampers visitor’s concentration. Sometimes web pages do not load properly and create problems in printing.

8. Non-Scan Able Text

Only write for visitors reading, not for printing. You can use subheads, bullet lists, highlighted keywords, small paragraphs, simple text style for visitors' friendly reading.

9. Popup Window

Do not use pop-up windows. The maximum time popup window enforces visitors to do something that is boring to visitors. Sometimes only for popup window visitors escape to another site.

10. URL Maximum 75 Characters

Use a small URL for a different page’s address. Small URL is visitor friendly. Most of the time long-tail URL creates a problem. Just like; visitors can not indicate the URL properly, they can not memorize, they can not share with others.

11. Do Not Show Article As PDF

Maximum visitors do not like to read articles in PDF format. And sometimes it creates problems during visitors want to save the articles and sometimes browsers do not support this format.

12. Mailto Link

Keep mail to link in a suitable place where visitors can easily find out that. You can also include a print option.

13. Thumbnail Image

Nowadays many websites use thumbnail images of the original image. This is a good practice and it helps to early load and also reduces web page loading time. But sometimes thumbnail image can not give a proper idea about the image to visitors. Always use a thumbnail image that gives a proper idea about the original image.

14. Social Sharing Buttons

The social sharing button is very important for a site. During blog design always consider the responsiveness of the social sharing button. Responsive social sharing button helpful for mobile devices.