Web Design Trends for 2014
The Year 2013 is nearly end. It’s about time to think what new web design trends we’ll have in year 2014. Here we’ve got 6 main points.
1. Parallax scrolling
Parallax scrolling is the most important web design trend at the moment. It’s all about background moving at a slower rate to the foreground during the page scrolling. When used sparingly it can provide a subtle element of the 3D depth.
2. Flat design
Flat design is a key to simplicity and that gives user experience which is the highest priority. Great examples of this technology you can notice in Windows 8 and Iphone (IOS7).
3. Single page websites (like my website)
It’s already a past when people used to have home, about us, gallery or contact page on separate pages. Today user doesn’t want to spend additional amount of time to open a second page. That’s a reason why single page websites are working better than separate pages. It’s also a great thing for mobile users. Since the trend of responsive design is so popular, this will be a great thing for web designers world.
4. Various pixels
Designers will get more freedom to do something interesting with their designs. On mobile phones, especially on Iphones, android phones and retina displays has become very popular.
Today typhography is much more important than before. Good selected font can give superb effect in your design. Designers are using typography to give more unique look for logos and branding.
6. CMS (Content Management System) based websites
Most of the customers want to control content on their websites. That’s why number of sites based on content management system (CMS) is growing fast. The most popular example of CMS is WordPress (easy to use, flexible and with great support).