Make Your Website Compatible With Multiple Browsers

With the availability of many web browsers, it is important to ensure that your website is compatible with as many browsers as possible if you want to have a large number of visits. Since, all browsers read your website little differently so, it is likely that you need to make few optimization in order to make your website compatible with many browsers. It is always recommended to get your website optimization by any professional and experienced web designer.

The three main web technologies are HTML, CSS (Cascading Style Sheet) and JavaScript are all read by all browsers differently and these differences may be significant, sometimes they can even break your website or sometimes browsers don't show your web pages completely. Also, different versions of same browser are available like Internet Explorer 6, 7.However, some people are still using older version of browser despite latest version is available and different versions also have different compatible rules.

When you are not able to achieve one-hundred percent compatibility with all the web browsers, there are a number of things that you can do to make your website compatible.

Your coding must be done in such a way that it conforms all W3C (World Wide Consortium) standards. Unfortunately, creating your website so that it is as cross-platform compatible as possible often means that you have to sacrifice some special effects available only in specific browsers.
Use a HTML Validator to make sure that your whole code is correct. It checks the document type specified on the site and tells the browser what version of HTML the site has used in its coding.
CSS technology can also yield some compatibility issues and although they do not tend to cause a browser to crash, they can severely truncate the way the website is viewed.
Creating CSS style sheets needs to be done with a lot of care since in some browsers they may overlap each other creating an unavoidable mess.

The most effective way to make sure that your website is compatible with all browsers is by testing it out in as many browser as possible, which will help you to focus on compatibility issues of different web browsers.