When building veterinary websites, it’s important to keep the viewer’s experience at the forefront of design considerations. If a visitor can’t find what they’re looking for quickly and easily, they’ll grow frustrated and leave. When done right, however, the site visitor won’t even notice or think about layout and navigation, because they’ll be too focused on consuming your site’s content. That’s what you want.
While every site is different in its own way, there are basic fundamentals that sites with good layout design practice. Most of us have unknowingly internalized it. That’s why when someone does come across a site poorly laid out it’s often a jarring, frustrating experience. A typical desktop layout looks something like this: