Social Media and Web Design - How they are related?

Social Media has become an integral part of our daily lives these days. The fact that Facebook adds a new feature on a regular basis is testimony to that fact. Social Media networks like Facebook and Twitter and now being used extensively for sharing information, releasing news and even having a quick discussion on either live or passive events. But that is not all, many of the businesses have also realized the true potential of using Social Media to reach the masses and have begun doing so.

Web Design has techniques and trends change every year and have since as long as we can remember. However with the increasing importance of Social Media on Web Design in our daily lives it has also started to influence the Web Design.

Social Media has been influencing web design since a long time now and in many different methods. It’s influence is only expected to increase over the years to come. The most noticeable influence is mentioned here:

  • Social Media icons are the most notable difference since the advent of Facebook, Twitter etc. Many companies have opted to have a presence in their chosen Social Media network besides having a Web presence in the form of a website. What this means is that almost all the business that have a website will have their Social Media icons displayed on their site.
  • Social Media Pages are becoming increasingly popular. Hence every business wants one. But that is not all, what is also important is good and fancy fan page to get the attention of more number of people.
  • Social media has become an alternative way to login to websites. There are several websites that require you to have an account with them in order to avail the service. This applies to ecommerce websites as well as any website with a login feature like news, subscription for newsletter, etc. By allowing users to simply login using their existing Social Media accounts it saves them the trouble of having to register on every website they visit. This is proving beneficial for all involved, the user has their process shortened and the business (website owner) is able to obtain information regarding their potential customers and server them better.

Not everyone is tech savvy and creative enough to be able to design a website that is keeping with the current trends and also utilize the new tools and elements of a language. Besides which the Websites these days also have that Social Media element that we have extensively discussed. Web Designers are a creative group of people who have the amazing ability to come up with great designs that can later be converted into a workable template for your website. Saskwebs has had the good fortune of having the opportunity to create Web Designs for several firms across the world. They have now developed more than 2000 websites over the years for clients from all around the world. Hence it is safe to trust them when it comes to Web Designing for the current times.