Role of Animations and Block Selection

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Blocks
Animations

When selecting blocks and animations in the WordPress site builder, it is important to know how they can affect the way visitors navigate your site. They can be used to clearly deliver information or direct the eye to a specific product or section. In this article, we will discuss the role of animations and blocks in your website.

Role of Blocks

Blocks are the sections that make up your BoldGrid site. Selecting the right blocks for your site is crucial to achieving the perfect website for you or your business. Each block section can contain content such as text, images, or maps. They can be moved around by dragging and dropping, which lets you easily customize your website. Choose from a menu of pre-made blocks or even make your own blocks and re-use them.

Benefits of Blocks

  • Pre-made
  • Reusable
  • Movable
  • Large Block Library

Role of Animations

Website designers may want to create an animation to catch the eye of visitors or direct them to a specific location on the page. Similar to videos, animations can also be used to provide instructions or show steps. Listed below are the different types of animations and explain the benefits of using them along with things to avoid.

Types of Animations

Benefits of Animations

  • Eye-catching
  • Tells a story
  • Can provide instructions
  • Similar to a video
  • Animations near a topic or button can lead to higher click rates.

Things to avoid when using Animations

  • Can be distracting
  • Can draw your eyes away from important content
  • Requires cross-platform support for mobile devices and large monitors

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