Answer : Websites in the present era, as we all know, are the virtual manifestation of businesses on the World Wide Web. To design a website for a specific business needs to understand the a concept and the aim behind producing that particular website. The web designer’s role becomes very important to advise the client on designing website that suits to his particular needs.
It is essential to honestly guide the clients on web designing front as many a times web companies misguide people to design costly website for their simple needs. It is also imperative that right technology with good creativity be used to design a website for specific purpose. The clients should also enquire and consult with web specialist to get right advice.
Generally, static websites are designed to meet the simple needs like displaying products and services, websites for professionals like doctors, charter accountants, musicians etc, and some other basic needs. Dynamic websites are developed when you need to display a large number of products/services and you want to change (add/delete) these products/services on regular basis. Further, if these products and services are to be sold online, then dynamic functionalities like shopping cart and payment gateway need to be integrated.
CMS websites are developed for businesses where a lot of informations are daily updated whether text, images or videos. For business like movies, fun, children’s entertainment centers etc, flash websites are developed as here the main objective is to catch the attention of the target audience. These websites must be designed using advanced technologies like flash, ajax, jquery, 3D animation, etc.
For large businesses, business portals are developed that may be of two types- B2B (Business to Business) and B2C (Business to Customers). For designing and developing these portals, web experts blend appropriate web technology in tandem with their creative skills. It is indispensible to choose right Web Design Company who has expertise and prior experience of B2B portal design and development
The summary of this blog post is to give you a brief knowledge about different types of websites and also guide you how to choose right kind of website for your specific business needs.