seems like a simplistic design element, it’s important to make sure shoppers can see their order queue, no matter where they are on the site. Making your customer’s cart visible is easy when you use contrasting colors to set it off from the rest of the page.
This is part one of a two-part series on eCommerce design best practices.
Design plays a crucial role in how customers view your online store. You may be tempted to get artistic and add unique elements like flash animation and off-beat colors—but flash animation can slow down your shopper’s browser, and some colors can send the wrong signals.
When in doubt, the tried and true elements of eCommerce design represent best practices for your eCommerce store. Here are 10 tips (in two parts) for following best practices in eCommerce design.
01: Make your shopping cart visible on all pages.