“I don’t get it! My site looked totally different on my other computer!” Too often, I hear comments about how a site doesn’t look the same at work as it does at home, or on a different device, colleague’s computer, etc. In other words, it seems like the website is somehow broken when in fact, different computers (and by extension: different browsers and operating systems) make sites look different. Is that possible? Is this a thing?
You’d be surprised to learn that most people don’t even think about this question. It is the common assumption that the (unsuspecting) business owner who hires a website designer to create a new website and secure website hosting would be the actual owner of the website domain. This where things get a little confusing
With as quickly as marketing tactics change online, it would be impossible to expect a big dusty rulebook that all brands are expected to follow – but I think there should be a short list of best practices. No matter how high tech the communication or service becomes, it’s all … Read more