Website Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old website quotes, website sayings, and website proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Web analytics is a fire extinguisher. Your website is on fire and you're burning cash.     

Jim Sterne

Designing a website can be a bit like being a kid and inheriting a sweetshop. It's easy to get carried away. There are so many choices. A website can be like an attic that never fills up. Space is not the problem. Attention is.     

Gerry McGovern

The vast majority of small business owners want nothing to do with figuring out a website. They are neck-deep in their business trying to keep it going.     

Andrew Yang

Don't think of your website as a self-promotion machine, think of it as a self-invention machine.     

Austin Kleon

The power of a website comes from the people using it, not the people making it.     

Chris Edwards

Remember, the web isn't about control. If a visitor to your site is familiar with using a browser's native form doodad, you won't be doing them any favors if you override the browser functionality with your own widget, even if you think your widget looks better.     

Jeremy Keith

A website should be designed such that a visitor should go the cart with confidence and not to your contact page with confusion     

Amit Kalantri

Domain names and websites are Internet real estate.     

Marc Ostrofsky

Only astrophysicists new about the Internet 20 years ago. Today my cat has a website.      

William J. Clinton

A website without SEO is like a car with no gas.     

Paul Cookson

A personal website is vital, but it needs to change and evolve.      

Cory Trepanier

A bad website is like a grumpy salesperson.     

Jakob Nielsen

A website is a window through which your business says hello to the world.     

Amit Kalantri

I used to have a lot of faith in humanity before the advent of the website "comment" section.     

Jim Gaffigan

The objective of a website is to bring a visitor who brings another visitor.     

Amit Kalantri

If there's one thing you learn by working on a lot of different websites, it's that almost any design idea—no matter how appallingly bad—can be made usable in the right circumstances, with enough effort.     

Steve Krug

In the information age, build a website before you build a workplace.     

Amit Kalantri

Looking at the proliferation of personal web pages on the net, it looks like very soon everyone on earth will have 15 Megabytes of fame.     

MG Siriam

Good website practice and optimizing for conversion usually makes for good search engine optimization. These work together to ensure you drive quality traffic and can persuade that traffic to help you meet your business goals.     

Marc Ostrofsky

Website without visitors is like a ship lost in the horizon.     

Dr. Christopher Dayagdag

When a human being becomes a set of data on a website like Facebook, he or she is reduced. Everything shrinks. Individual character. Friendships. Language. Sensibility.      

Zadie Smith

Websites promote you 24/7: No employee will do that.     

Paul Cookson

Don't forget: when you start a website, it's not yet a trusted site. So you have to bring people from a trusted site to your site to build up the trust in your site.     

James Altucher

No one comes to your website to be entertained. They have questions they think you can answer. Content answers questions.     

Jay Baer

Ultimately, users visit your website for its content. Everything else is just the backdrop.     

Jakob Nielsen

In the information age, a website can generate such a high income which even a factory cannot generate.     

Amit Kalantri

Create a website that expresses something about who you are that won't fit into the template available to you on a social networking site.     

Jaron Lanier

If you run a website that doesn't have something that's terrible on it, you are not trying hard enough. You have to fail, fail, fail. You have to fail and fail miserably many times.     

Erik Wemple

Filter a website, and you protect a student for a day. Educate students about online safety in the real world environment, and you protect your child for a lifetime.     

Christopher Harris

People tend to think of the web as a way to get information or perhaps as a place to carry out ecommerce. But really, the web is about accessing applications. Think of each website as an application, and every single click, every single interaction with that site, is an opportunity to be on the very latest version of that application.     

Marc Andreessen