Are you re-designing your website? Want to keep it in trend with the coming year? Website design is similar to fashion in which it tends to change a bit each year. The design of a website is dictated by different technology developments throughout the year. As changes evolve in web platforms, so do trends in website design. In many cases these changes offer improvement for the website when done correctly, but can be damaging if not incorporated the right way. For those who are re-designing or creating a new website, the following is a guide to the top five web design trends you will continue to see in 2016 that you should still incorporate into your website design.
Nowadays good UI/UX designers are viciously sought after as opposed to graphic designers. As the demand for digital products increases, the design market has shifted heavily towards interactivity. UI applies to how interactive elements such as buttons, drop down menus, and virtually every specific component of a page is designed. UI is definitely closer to the traditional graphic design position but there is more analytics and background information with it. Leaving UX to pertain to the user experience design, or how users will interact with all of the elements on an interface. Together UI/UX make a powerful combination that leads to the most well informed outcome, which is why those positions dominate the market. Let’s face it, it’s time to switch from graphic design.