Similar to fashion and music, web design trends change very rapidly. Perhaps more so for the simple fact that the web is so technologically driven and dynamic, change is eminent and ubiquitous. In fact, “What makes those changes possible is improvements in technology. Technology is a major driving force and is always helping design move forward.”
But as the article from Elegant themes mentions, keep in mind that “trend” doesn’t necessarily mean “new.”’
In summary, we will see better navigation, more mobile navigation user interaction (UI /UX), mobile design in general, storytelling, less text, more imagery, more material “3D” design compared to “Flat design, Typography trends that are more personal, handwritten, continued focus on social media integration, and more dynamic content overall.
For a comprehensive list of this year’s web trends, click here: