Designing a website with your customer service in mind

Ways to design a website with your customers in mind

Any designer who is creating a website for a business needs to have customer experience in mind. A website is never going to be successful if users cannot find the information they need, or if the content is not engaging. If you are creating a website for your business you need to put yourself in the customer's head space and think about what they need you to provide.

In this article, we are going to talk about some of the features that you can include on your website, in order to ensure it provides the best possible customer experience,

Top 10 modules I used when working with Drupal 8

Top 10 modules I used when working with Drupal 8 


Following modules will be required when working with drupal 8, I am including the direct download link for convinience


[InfoGraphic] How to Optimize WordPress

In our society, when we want something, we want it fast and we want it now. Speed is the key to success in just about anything you do. In the World Wide Web, a single second can mean the difference between success and utter failure. It’s scary to think about, but I’m here to help you better understand WordPress optimization.

Drupal autopost to facebook and twitter - social sites

What is you want to automatically post your drupal nodes to social media and social networking sites like facebook, twitter, Google Plus , linkedin etc.  There are some options available which i am trying to cover in the post below


Drupal 8 Twig vs PHP template and twig basics

Drupal 8 uses Twig framework instead of PHPTemplate. This means that now, instead of the usual *.tpl.php files we use the *.html.twig files.

Twig is a PHP-based compiled templating language. When your web page renders, the Twig engine takes the template and converts it into a 'compiled' PHP template which it stores in a protected directory in sites/default/files/php/twig. The compilation is done once. Template files are cached for reuse and are recompiled on clearing the Twig cache.

Disqus comments integration - SEO Benefits or implications

Common question which came to my mind when switching from drupal comments to Disqus comments is whether discuss comments will be indexed by search engine and whether I will get any benefits in terms of ranking in case the keywords are in the comments. I read that it Hurts SEO because the JavaScript comment widget is not crawlable by search engines. Comments are fresh content on your page which search engines value highly. So I was concerned and did some reading.

Drupal Single (one) page / Pageless Design

Pageless design has come into existence is the new standard in building websites. So why would anyone want to go pageless or Single page design?. Its not only affordable but also leads to higher conversion rates. Users are interested with action oriented buttons they see on single page design, the loading may be slow but once loaded it is high performance, the reduces the bounce rates. Pageless design will look great on all devices like tablet, mobile, PC etc. This is the need of the hour.

How to make drupal a paid membership/subscription site

This is a quick how-to article on making drupal website a paid membership website (subscription). This is a very important feature and it can help you make money using  drupal website or blog. You can use UberCart or Drupal commerce to grant memberships. I am giving the steps below for UberCart.  Generally Paid websites collect some more personal info from a user on registration by adding fields in Administer » User management » Profiles page. You can do that if you like. 

Move Drupal Setup from one PC (Desktop) to another

Suppose you are running  drupal on localhost using xammp. You got a new device and you now need to move my whole site and drupal setup from one PC to another. How can you do that?

Best Video Tutorials for Drupal / Drupal 8 Learning

Video learning is not only easy its effective, since you can see hear and even replay. This is fast , easy and effective way of learning drupal or any skill and comes very close to classroom learning. With this in mindi I thought of pointing out some website which offer some good video tutorials for Beginner , intermediate and advanced drupal learning.  While the free ones may not have content updated for Drupal 8, the paid ones are quickly updating for drupal 8.



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