Today’s Example Site Wednesday goes to an action packed, adrenaline filled website that exemplifies how to keep your website interactive and fun. The Alpha Wrestling League is an online role playing website dedicated to fantasy. The strength of this site is the interactive engagement which allows for anyone across the globe to combine creative energy to produce an amazing user experience.
This site is entering their 2nd month of existence and already has accumulated an amazing and loyal following. AWL’s forum has over 2800+ posts and is home to over 50 members. If you would like to gain similar gains in user interactivity, it is important that you make your site as user friendly as possible.
Here are some tips that will help to keep users glued to your site and grow your site activity:
- Don’t Be A Stranger: Open up a forum post that offers users a place to voice their opinions or suggestions to make your site better, give all of your users a sense of ownership to your site. Furthermore, you can encourage forum interactions by responding to posted issues/comments and asking thought provoking questions.
- Be Consistent: Keep your site updated with new media, blog or forum posts on a consistent basis. Give your users a reason to check your website on a daily basis. New content will not only give your visitors reasons to keep coming back, it will also provide a way for site visitors to get to know you better. The more they feel comfortable on your site, the more willing they are to become interactive.
- Keep it Simple: Make sure your layout is neat and organized; the key is to allow users to navigate your site with ease. So make sure your header links are accurate and are easily visible and your layout is consistent throughout your site. You can simplify and improve your website navigation by utilizing drop-down menus. Make your content easy to read by using bulleted lists and short paragraphs.
There are many tricks that you can pull away from AWL to keep users buzzing about your content. Interactive content with positive atmosphere can help you go a long way towards success when it comes to website building.
No matter what kind of website you are creating, there are many features that are available for you to use to make your site easy and fun to use. Website hospitality goes a long way in ensuring a relationship with tremendous longevity between you and your website visitors.
HAPPY SITE BUILDING!