Stats That Prove Your Website Needs Updating

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Stats That Prove Your Website Needs Updating

by
Harry Bartlett

Has your website fallen to the wayside as your other business priorities rise? Don’t let your site get old and outdated, it has a huge impact on your existing and potential clients. Check out a few of our favorite stats about user experience, web design and more!

  • Users only read slightly more than a quarter of the content they see on a web page. (Source: Inspired Mag)

  • 40% of people will abandon a website page if it takes longer than three seconds to load. (Source: Nuanced Media)

  • 48% of people cited a website’s design as the number one factor in deciding the credibility of a business. (Source: Ironpaper)

  • 67% of shoppers are more likely to buy from a website that is compatible with mobile devices. (Source: Ironpaper)

  • 61% of people have a better opinion of brands when they offer a good mobile experience. (Source: npEngage)

  • 94% of a website user’s first impressions are design-related. (Source: Kinesis)

  • 4 out of 5 consumers shop on smartphones. (Source: Skillcrush)

  • 47% of websites have a clear call-to-action button that takes users 3 seconds or less to see. (Source: Go Globe)

  • 63% of Fortune 500 websites use high quality images to connect with their users. (Go Globe)

It is clear that the health and maintenance of a website is absolutely necessary for your brand reputation, whether you have an e-commerce website or not. Is your website up-to-date, running properly and optimized for your visitors? Have Bartlett Interactive evaluate your site and finds ways to improve its productivity and increase leads. Contact us!

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About the author

Harry started Bartlett Interactive in 1998 and focuses on integrating best practices in branding, user experience design, Internet marketing and technology to increase the value of an online presence.
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