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FEATURED ARTICLE — January 26th, 2015

6 Reasons Why Your Website (probably) Sucks

You might think you have a pretty neat website. It might look really nice, with its pretty picture sliders and updated HTML 5 coding. But in reality, it’s probably not actually doing anything positive for your company, despite the thousands of dollars you spent paying that internet developer company with the equally flashy looking website to make it.

At Megaphone, we sadly come across heaps of poorly performing websites, and that’s because people don’t understand what a high performing website really means to their business.

So here are 6 reasons why your current website (probably) sucks.

1. It Doesn’t Convert

In business, there’s the age-old saying; To make money, you must spend money. Well, if that’s true, then why do you have
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