Dump Your Homepage Slider

Do you just love your homepage slider?  Its big, beautiful and looks so cool right?

Well, it might look cool but it is killing conversions and actions on your home page!

In this weeks video we talk all about hompage sliders, why they don’t actually work and what to do instead.

We have been advocating against sliders for a while now but lacked hard evidence to support our hatred.  Luckily the folks over at LeadPages wrote an amazing blog post all about it.  We highly recommend you visit the post and read it for more detail… of course you should watch the video first.

LeadPages.net – Why Home Page Sliders are Ineffective (and What’s Replacing Them)

 

 00:00 – 5:13 – Why sliders don’t work and what to do instead
05:14 – 8:57 – Live examples

 

So, what do you think?  Are you for or against the homepage slider?  Let us know in the comments and we promise to answer back.

 

About Rich Dietz

Rich Dietz has spent his entire career working both in and with a wide variety of nonprofit, political and government organizations as well as technology companies focused on the nonprofit sector including Sage Nonprofit, Convio and KIMBIA. It is this unique background and experience – working directly in nonprofit organizations AND working on the technology side – that allows him to better understand and assist nonprofit organizations with their technology needs. Richard holds a M.S.W. from the University of California – Berkeley as well as a B.A. in Political Science from UCLA.

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