It is very important to choose a Toronto website development company that also possesses good knowledge about SEO and offers search engine optimization solutions as well. It will help you ensure that they develop a search engine friendly website for you. The search engine friendly sites and the ones that are optimized according to the guidelines set by search engines usually rank well and are successful sites.
Listed here are few of the most common website design mistakes which you must avoid as they can make your site a highly unfriendly site with search engines. Let us have a look:
Heavy Use of Flash: There are so many companies as well as website designers out there in the market that are still of the opinion that Flash is among the nicest features of a good website. However, the matter of the fact is that sometimes limited use of flash can add that much needed artistic touch to your site but heavy use of flash can be suicidal.
Complicated Coding: The website code needs to be written in very clear and clean manner as cleanliness of code matters a lot when it comes to score top positions in search engine result pages. If a code is not defined in a clear manner, it might appear messy to search engine crawlers and hence they would not be able to index your site. It can be very bad for your site as your site would not show with search engines.
Missing Anchor Text: There are many designers that follow the easy path when it comes to designing anchor text and make use of images rather than text content for anchor tags. Since, it is much easier to use an image in place of text since in case the text is used; there are chances that text is not displayed properly on users screen size. However, it is important to keep in mind that Anchor text is an important parameter of SEO and hence it must be defined in proper manner.
The above presented checklist of commonly committed website mistakes should always be kept in mind and followed while choosing a design service for your website. It is important to create SEO friendly websites as only such sites give good performances.