Tips To Design Attractive Flash BannerPosted on: February 8, 2012
Nowadays lots of people would try to use the Internet world to promote their business. In order to promote their business online effectively, people would try to include the flash banners in other websites. This kind of method is clever indeed. As long as the flash banners are attractive. People love to see attractive animation on the web, and if your banner is good you will get lot of clicks to your website, the point is to make the viewers interested in what you offer. So you need something that will get the viewers attention.
But when you are going to create the good flash banners, you have to understand that there are several tips for you to bear in mind, if you want to be successful. First of all, you should keep the file size of the flash banner small. If you create a flash banner which is of about 5MB in size, it would be very difficult for the website to load it and display it well in the process. And this would surely be something annoying to the audience because they would need to wait for a long period of time before viewing your banner and they would then lose the interest to view your banner. Therefore, you should try to minimize the file size of your banner. To less than 50kb bigger then that will take time to load on the website.
Secondly, you should try to use the fonts that could be read by people easily. Sometimes, the fonts that used by people are too small in size and people hardly read the content in the banner. When people try to reate the banner, they need to use colorful graphics to get viewers attention. However you need to make the text standout as well, because the text is your main idea in most cases.
Sometimes, readers would like to control things. Therefore, you may try to include some buttons in the banners so that readers could pause or stop the flash banner. Now days you can see lot of flash game as banners, it seems like that kind of banners get the most clicks out of them. Some of the viewers thinks that it is really a game and attempted to click on it, but the downside for that is that they not really stay on the site and leave right away.
You also need to keep in mind that the time for the flash banner should not be too long. If you have a lot of things to say, you should direct them to your website instead of wasting a lot of time to introduce the things in the banner. Sometimes, reading a lot in a flash banner would be annoying to readers, and they would lose eye contact with your banner.
Therefore, you should try to bear these tips in mind and try your best to create the good flash banner. A lot of professional designers also find these tips useful indeed. Therefore, these tips surely could help you get the basic idea of creating the flash animated banners to promote the products of your business.