Changing the signup button from green to red

May 2010
 AB TestControl and variation


Carelogger is a tool for diabetics that tracks different diabetes health metrics. The personal logbooks for patients are free. Business accounts allow doctors to monitor sereral patients and are paid. The company wanted to increase the number of signups for their tool on their homepage.


 Choosing a signup button color that stands out more (red) will increase signups


There are two possible explanations; the red color in it self is more appealing to customers or the red color is effective because of the contrast with other design elements on the page.

Test details

Test element Call to Action
Page type Home
Test date May 2010

Website information

Company Carelogger
Market Finance, Lead generation
Test result
Test element Call to Action
Page Home
Result +21% signups

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