"Roy Schestowitz" <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> __/ [ Ignoramus4723 ] on Friday 24 March 2006 20:42 \__
>> On Fri, 24 Mar 2006 20:25:23 +0000, Roy Schestowitz
>> <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> __/ [ Ignoramus4723 ] on Friday 24 March 2006 20:22 \__
>>>> On Fri, 24 Mar 2006 21:15:12 +0100, Borek
>>>> <m.borkowski@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>> On Fri, 24 Mar 2006 21:07:13 +0100, Ignoramus4723
>>>>>> I noticedthat a large percentage of my visitors to my home page come
>>>>>> to it, and leave. I would like to know why. Are there any tools and
>>>>>> tricks to find that out? thanks
>>>>> That's nothing unusual. Check in logs where do they come from mostly,
>>>>> that may be a hint.
>>>> Most come from noplace, I have a domain name that is a single word
>>>> (algebra.com). They simply type it in their browser address window. So
>>>> I do not know what they have in mind.
>>> Spice up your front page, visually. I strongly recommend you do so, but
>>> keep graphics low in terms of size. Your front page has not evolved to
>>> take account of all the available technologies, which are already
>>> supported by Web browsers. Even if your front page is nurtured in
>>> isolation, that will give a positive first impression and appeal to the
>>> visitor who will explore further.
>> Roy, I am quite open minded. I did reorganize my FP very recently
>> (yesterday), so that it offers more stuff.
>> So... What do you mean by spicing up a page? Choosing different fonts
>> and colors? Moving stuff around? Different organization? Adding
>> images? etc
> There are pages that naturally appeal to one's eye. See, for example, the
> different styles at:
> Browser the designs.
> Best wishes,
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I've answered some questions on this web site and also put in a couple.
On the home page the bold words "Can you help" are good. What is missing is
"Ask your question"
I would remove the shaded tabs (which don't work as I would expect) and
replace them with plain text links.
Best regards, Eric.