Top 5 Web Design Trends To Look Out For In 2015
In this tech industry, trends change fast, real fast. Web Design and Development is not different. Look back at 2014 and you’ll see some spectacular trends ruling the year:single-page websites, parallax effects, code-free design platforms, semi flat designs and much more.
Although design trends are fleeting, but we’ve also seen some natural evolutions in web development with the advancement in technology. Designers have to adapt the workflow in order to face continuous growth in gadgets.
Here are some web design trends to look out for in 2015:
Rise of Flat and Material Design
Like 2014, Flat Design will continue to rule in 2015 due to its clean and simplified style. Infact this flat design will evolve into Google Material Design i.e. Google’s guidelines on design principles. Web designers should take the first initiative to learn it’s core features.
Interactive full screen background videos are getting popularity with the passage of time. These videos automatically grab the attention of viewers and make the web page more compelling. People love to watch videos instead of reading lengthy paragraphs. Videos make it very easy to convey a brand story and create emotion with motion graphics.
Interactive Web Graphics
Things have changed, the days of static infographics are over. Nowadays infographics are getting replaced with catchy, appealing and more interactive webgraphics. These interactive webgraphics link with audience on personal level and make the content more engaging.
This year we’ll see more and more people browsing on their smart phones rather than laptops or Pcs. If your website can not be easily browsed on mobile phones then visitors wont come back to it. Its important that website designers think like users and make amendments to their site. Responsive design automatically adjusts according to the screen size and ensures that users get the best user experience.
Decline of Web Coding
During the website designing and development phase, usually designers craft the look and feel and then forward it to developers to make it work. This trend is changing rapidly with the advancement in web designing tools. Nowadays designers can easily create a site without the involvement of any coding. This marks huge paradigm shifts that lowers the barriers to entry and encourage web designers to deploy professional websites for their clients.
Let us know, in the comments, any additional trends that you believe should be included and will be prominent in 2015!