Every year a new trend emerges in the web and now it’s your time to step ahead in web designing to compete with your competitors. I hope you have some sort of knowledge about web design trends in 2016.
Users are demanding more advance and quick ease of accessing these techniques. So, you should be aware of what’s new in the market.
Do you agree with me?
Definitely yes, if not, you won’t be here, right!
Let’s begin our tour to top web design trends in 2017.
Animation brings life to a static object and it’s not about cartoons only. Animation evolves on web long time ago. However, recently designers are boosting its demand surprisingly in web designing. Animation can be used from full screen images to small hover effects on webpage.
With the use of animation on website, you can reduce page speed which will have direct impacts on grabbing attention of potential clients and increase rank on SERPs.
Info-graphics and chart are form of data visualization which can be included in your website. These data provides visual analysis to your customers and draw user’s attention. As there is a say that- image speaks much more than a word, so mainly the content based website can use data visualization.
You can use any online data visualization tool for your comfort.
Material Design was introduced by Google since 2014 and is continually using on Gmail, Google Maps, Google Drive and YouTube. The core principal of Material Design is the principal of ink and paper, translating them into digital formats.
Conversational Interfaces along with AI
In 2016, many applications relating Chatbots were developed which was a huge success. Many people / company interacts with each other through messaging or voice call or chatting through different bots. Since user conversation is a most in recent years, now it’s time to design conversational interfaces on website. Recently Slack, WeChat, Skype are most prominent Chatbots that users are using.
Integrating Chatbots with AI will give a tough competition on the market. This advance form of Chatbots not only have user interface but also, understand users language and make your website more smarter.
Typography word originates from Greek as typo means impression and graphia means writing.
Typography in web design was popular in 2016 and 2017 is counting its major breakthrough. Creative typography makes your webpage more attractive, more stylish and creates communicative interfaces. So, web designer should broaden their creativity in designing typography.
Selection of typography helps to convey content of your website. Today, visitors come to your website to see the content of their need. Creative typography may engage them to your site and makes your website successful.
Then, what are you waiting for? Take your first step to learn typography and make your site awesome.
Virtual Reality takes user to artificial world with the realistic views. VR was huge success in 2016 and will continue to bring more thrills in 2017. I think designers can make their website more prominent with the use of VR.
Users can explore 3D view of images/videos by manipulating keys or mouse or their webcam.
Users can experience virtual world with the use of hardware (monitor, virtual reality headset/head mounted display).
Either way, website is going to be more fascinating than before. You must be familiar with the Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) to introduce VR in your site.
This is all about most trendy features to be added in your website. All these features may not be possible to include in your site. So, set your target and think again before you design your site.