There is no defined scientific equation or algorithm to formulate a great web design because it is more of a creative art than science. There are several designs and patterns which are repeatedly used in every other website. These might be called as the famous web designs, but as per the industry perspective, it is known as the trending web design. Like every year, there are several web designs in 2015 which are gaining popularity. These designs are created by modern web designers are willing to push the boundaries and provide the best designs that affects the overall industry. With the latest designs and patterns in the market, most of the designers tend to learn and follow website layouts. Some of the popular website layouts of 2015 are,
- Ghost Buttons
The ghost button is one of the popular web design in the market, which follows the flat UI design footsteps and single coloured background buttons. It gives a two dimensional appearance effect. By default the ghost is designed to be empty or semi transparent. The buttons light up the mouse is hovered on it, which adds some colour and looks unique than other designs. You can find several ghost buttons on many websites which looks like a box with colourful border. Most of the designers create the button by adding extra padding to the text and rounding the corners. You can also use colour and font style as required to draw more attention to specific buttons on any page. Ghost buttons are ideal for the flat layout and it can be used in combination with other designing techniques for getting brilliant results.
- Feature List Icons
Most of the start-up companies or mobile app agencies like to use graphics and blocks of texts in order to outline their features on the homepage. Most of these features are in a list of pithy statements with small icons. The combination of the text and icons are used to describe the features in brief. The features can be services or products offered by the business. The trend of icons and texts has gained maximum popularity in the market and almost thousands of websites have already implemented it. It is not necessary that it can be used only for feature texts, but in fact, it can be also used to define certain processes to perform the action. For example, the icons and texts can be used to show the process flow of purchasing the service or product on your website.
- Galleries and Slideshows
With the evolving technology, the modern websites can run dynamically on any kind of device or screen size. The modern smart phone browsers have also evolved a lot to support to responsive design techniques. Web designers can easily pick responsive carousel plug-ins and code it as per the requirements of the layout. There are several code libraries and plug-ins from open source platforms with strong documentation which are free and easy to install. The use of jQuery has gained maximum popularity as it makes the front end development much easier and faster.
- Dynamic Storytelling
Most of the designers have fallen in love the parallex design because it helps in presenting the content and images to be presented in the most creative and beautiful way. Another design which is majorly used in most websites is ‘the art of storytelling’. Every website has some story to tell, but the flow of content is not laid accordingly. Using the parallax layout you can provide more natural and creative design to the website using graphics, animations, and texts.
- Fixed Sliding Navigation Bar
The common trend for many years that most of the web designers have loved is the fixed headers. Most of the designers like the design of fixed navigation bar available on the top of the screen. The recent and common technique of is to blend the navigation with the headers on the top of the website. When a user lands on the website, all the navigation links appear, but when the visitor scrolls the page, the navigation bar becomes fixed on the top of the screen.
With the year passing new and more attractive designs are continuously emerging. Web designs have also been considered as an important aspect the search engines also so more and more business owners are constantly looking for trending designs. The demand for the latest and attractive web designs have increased all over the globe. If you are looking for an expert team to design your website or you need any support regarding web design, then let our web design team from ncode technologies get in touch with you. With more than a decade years of experience in catering various clients from all over the globe, ncode technologies has the right knowledge and teams to understand your requirements than anyone else.