Guide

Best practice in web design

Introduction

Usability plays a key role in web design. No matter if you are working on a simple portfolio site, an online shop or a web app, your visitors should be able to quickly and easily access the information they need.

Not only that, you must also keep in mind the legal issues when designing your website. It must be accessible to people with disabilities and comply with the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA).

This guide looks at all of the web design best practices, taking into account the DDA. It tells you what to consider when planning your website, how to approach the main technical issues in web design and design a user-friendly website.

Finally, it suggests best practices for accessible websites and designing for the mobile web.