Join Bobby Owsinski for an in-depth discussion in this video Site navigation tips, part of Website Management for Musicians and Bands.
A great-looking site is still inadequate if your fan…or visitor can't easily find the information he's looking for.…That's why the following points are important.…Consistent navigation from page to page, and both how and…where things appear on the site, promotes ease of use.…And increases your visitor's ability to find relevant information more quickly.…Let's take a quick look at my site, for instance.…You can see regardless of which page we pull up, the navigation remains the same.…It never changes, even if we go to sub pages, it's always the same.…
All categories must be clearly and visually…defined, with category headings separated visually from subcategories.…And what that means here is each category here is special in itself.…Now, for instance, if there was books…and best selling books, that might be confusing.…If there were videos and…music videos, that might be confusing but each category is very clear on what it is.…It's best to keep the menu hierarchy to three with…the main idea, a topic and a subtopic at most.…
Get more music marketing tips from Bobby in Facebook for Musicians and Bands and Social Media Basics for Musicians and Bands.
- Identifying the key elements of a successful band website
- Visual design and navigation tips
- Optimizing media for your site
- Adding a website description and meta tags
- Designing the press and booking sections
- Measuring your website's performance