About Static Website
When you first time meet your Website they will ask one common question that What type of Website do want (Static or Dynamic?), that time you are conform about your Requirement but you may not be his/her answer because you don`t know terminology of Web Developing Environment. Let me explain you about some basic information about Types of Website.
Static Website also known as brochure website, in the static website you not get any admin panel or such application program Where you can Manage your Website Content(e.g. Add, Update, Delete Products or products information) , like brochure Information or content developed in static Website must me fix and it is not need frequently update.
In static Website there are some fixed pages you may observer in different website like company profile, Product Information, Contact Detail, Inquiry form etc, generally static website is a 10 to 15 page website (It may be more or less as per requirement of customer).
In Static Website normally you can`t edit anything directly in your website, if you want to update your content like text photographs, multimedia etc. you must update it manually and then upload via FTP(File Transfer Protocol), for this you need basic HTML Knowledge.
Normally .html and .htm page are use in static website.
Who Need Static Website?
Static Website is useful for Small Company`s or Professional Whose Products are or services detail are fix and them may not be update frequently. If you want to put your business information initially you can choose static Website. If you don`t need to update content from your website frequently you can go with Static Website,
There are many Small Companies and Professional are used Static Website, Whose products or service does not require frequently updatation, Static Website is an Informatics Website
Myths about Static Website
1. Flash (Multimedia):
Some time customers ask that they want to use flash banner (or something movable) in my website do I need Dynamic Website? My Answer is No. because flash banner is a multimedia something like you want to use (fixed number of) images for movement or some attractive effective.
2. All .html Pages must Static Webpage:
Not All .html pages are website is static website, in Apache server, some webmaster redirect dynamic web page to .html webpage for SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Purpose.
3. In Static Website We Can`t Editing anything directly on net:
If you have some online site builder software or you use cpanel hosting you can edit basic content from web pages.
Advantages of static Website
- Attractive layout Possible
In the Static Website, content and matter for including in website are fixed and there are no needs any flexibility to possible more content in particular page therefore you can design attractive website layout using Images and Multimedia.
- Search Engine Friendly
Commonly .html pages are uses in static website and .html page is a search engine friendly so your website becomes seo friendly website.
- Easy to navigate
Because of Limited number of pages and data you can easily browse website.
- Cost effective
There is not need any advance technology to develop basic HTML Website so it is available widely and in low cost.