10 Must-Read Stats About Website Design

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1) 40% of people will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load. (Source: Econsultancy)

2) 46% of mobile users report having difficulty interacting with a web page, and 44% complain that navigation was difficult. (Source: Keynote)

3) The change in a website bounce rate increases by 100% when a page takes 4 seconds or more to load. It increases by 150% if a page takes 8 seconds or more to load. (Source: Mobile Joomla)

4) Over 80% of marketers consider increasing overall conversion a dominant priority for their website optimization programs. (Source: MarketingSherpa)

5) A study of Fortune 500 websites showed that 63% have content above the fold, 50% feature a scrolling content window of some kind, 63% use high quality images that connect with their users, and the average loading time is 6.5 seconds. (Source: Go-Globe.com)

6) 48% of users say that if they arrive on a business site that isn’t working well on mobile, they take it as an indication of the business simply not caring. (Source: MarginMedia)

7) 62% of companies that designed a website specifically for mobile had increased sales. (Source: Econsultancy)

8) 86.6% of U.S. SMBs cite websites as their most important digital marketing tactic. (Source: eMarketer)

9) 90% of people use multiple screens sequentially. (Source: uberflip)

10) More than 9 out of 10 respondents (95%) agreed with the statement that “good user experience just makes sense.” (Source: Econsultancy)

You can read the original article, with more stats, on HubSpot.