A little while back I referred a friend of mine to a web developer who I thought could help her with a new website. A few days later my friend dropped me a line to say she has been trying to get in touch with the developer through his “contact form” on the website but it didn’t appear to be working. I checked it out and she was right, you fill in the form, press send and it simply kept timing out.
Now how ridiculously common is this – we want to give someone our money, yet their website fails them? A little embarrassing if you happen to be a web developer I might add. But the real message here is that things go wrong on websites all the time. And when you speak to your developer they never really seem to know why, they just give you a generic “things go wrong all the time” kind of answer, which seems remarkably “untechish” in our tech rich world.
My advice is very simple… CONTINUE READING ON INC.