What are the technical requirements for building a website?
In this present scenario, if you are a bit tech-savvy, you can easily build a simple website from scratch on your own, and make an online presence for personal, or for business requirements. In addition, there are many videos on YouTube that you can turn to in case you get stuck in the middle of something. In this post, we are going to talk about the technical requirements for building a website, and also about the other essential factors as well. So, let us get started.
A harmonious and fully functional website works for the benefit of your business and attracts customers or buyers. The requirements for building a website determine the direction of the organization and the contingent of your target audience. We have listed down a couple of technical requirements for building a website. Let us have a look at them in brief:
1 – A Domain Name
The website domain or the domain name of the website is the address of a website on the World Wide Web, such as “www.expample.com.” In simple words, a domain is a website name registered on the network, by typing that in the search bar or input URL bar, you can go to that particular website. It is advised to choose an easy to remember, relevant to your business domain names. Try to choose a name that is directly related to the theme of your site.
2 – A Hosting
Hosting is nothing but space (server) that we rent to store data used to display a website accessible via the Internet. All the websites present on the World Wide Web are hosted on a type of server or similar machine. Various companies offer various hosting plans, such as cloud hosting, dedicated hosting, shared hosting, and many more. Some are paid, while others are free. Free hosting plans are suitable for people who have got very little website data. Individuals or businesses with a huge website must rent a dedicated web hosting.
3 – A Website Builder
A website builder, as it sounds, is nothing but software that permits you to make your own website. The website builders usually come with helpful interface with countless intuitive drag and drop functions, predefined styles, and site layouts to browse. With the help of a website builder, you can build a website from scratch utilizing instant layouts. Everyone can use the system even without knowledge of programming languages.
Website Homepage Requirements
We have listed below the 4 most important pages that your website should have, based on many years of experience in web design and development, as well as brand psychology.
1 – About Us Page
The about us page is one of the most important pages that must be present on the homepage of your website. It should clearly demonstrate who you are, what business you deal in, how long have you been in the business, etc.
2 – Contact Us Page
Spending a fortune on a brilliant website would be worthless if your contact us page is not clearly and obviously visible on your home page. Make sure that the link to your contact page works perfectly.
3 – FAQ Page
The FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) page is so often ignored by website designers and developers, as well as website owners. However, this is probably one of the best selling tools on your website.
4 – Products/Service Page
Many people take for granted the fact that their visitors are aware of their product or service before they enter their site. This is completely wrong. You must have a product/service page on the homepage of your website.
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