Tag Archives: Web Design

Flat User Interface as a Web Design Trend

Flat User Interface as a Design Trend

Flat design is characterized by its simplicity and boldness – large, simple type, bright colors, clear navigation. Tiling is often used in flat designs- hexagons, squares and rectangles capture attention and move the eye to vital points in the design. User interfaces like buttons and banners are also designed using flat web design.

Creative Website Templates Using Video Backgrounds

Creative website templates using video background

Video in website design is a popular trend. The web is a dynamic medium and video exploits the dynamism. Video creates immersive experiences and grabs attention. We have showcased a collection of creative ready-made website templates – retina ready, responsive, Html5 Video, one page templates – for you to purchase and customize, using full-screen video backgrounds, video headers and parallax headers.

Bold Fonts in Web Design – Simple, clear and attention-getting

Simple, clear and attention-getting

Bold fonts with full-screen background images, or superimposed on patterns and textures, used in sliders or on menus and text boxes, present the site visitor or even the casual website skimmer with a message that’s impossible to miss. With all the clutter and chatter on the web these days, it’s become more of a challenge to catch and keep your viewer’s attention.

When using bold fonts, you need to make your message simple and clear – something that makes him stop in his tracks and spend a little longer on the page, or sticks in his head like an effective billboard he whizzes by on his way to work. 

Web Design Ideas Using Squares and Grids

Web Design Ideas Using Squares and Grids

A grid provides order and structure in a website design. Horizontal and vertical lines intersect to form a grid in which elements of a design are placed and content is neatly aligned. It enables designers and developers to work together for quick prototyping and reorganizing of layouts.

In many website designs, you don’t obviously see the grid as it is invisible, but it was used to give the page its structure. Shown below however are some striking website templates designed using the grid not just as the undergirding of the design, but as an essential design element.

Web Design Ideas Using Icons

Web Design Ideas Using Icons

Icons are a graphic way to draw your site visitor’s eye to your web page content. Icons help you to telegraph your message and minimize the need for words; build interest into lists; pull attention to important content; invite the user to try out a feature; give a quick overview of your company’s services, or provide a call to action.

Take a look at the examples below to see how you can bring content to life using graphics, color and shapes to form attention-getting icons.

Stunning Retro and Vintage Web Design Templates

Retro web design draws inspiration from vintage ads and characters, mascots, cinema posters, billboards, record covers, newspapers and magazines, illustrations, scrapbooks, comic books, invitation cards. Design influences include vintage cars, radios and stereos with analog interfaces, clothes, music, even the shop fronts, drive-ins, delis and icecream parlors of years gone by. Here is our collection of vintage and retro web design templates

Inspiring Examples of Full Screen Backgrounds in Web Design

Inspiring Examples of Full Screen Backgrounds in Web Design

Get inspired with this wide variety of website designs that use full screen background images. These designs use eye catching big images as backgrounds, slideshows, photo galleries and sliders.

Best Education Website Templates

Here is a selection of great education website templates built with the latest technologies. Our range includes Joomla and Wordpress themes, Facebook Static Themes, Flash CMS templates, JavaScript Animated templates, Flash templates with CSS in Flash 8 or CS3 or CS5 and Responsive JavaScript Animated templates with four layouts – for desktop, tablet and mobile viewing. Use these templates to create websites for your school, college or university; for your dance, sports, swimming, martial arts, ballet or flight school; for your music college or college band; for your online learning program; for your stock trading education center or language center. 

Best Photography Website Templates

Best Photography Website Templates

Whether you want a personal website, a portfolio site or an ecommerce site, these good-looking photography websites will call attention to your work in an arresting way. Choose from our wide range of best-in-class templates: Flash Photo Gallery 2.0 website templates with MotoCMS; Wordpress Themes; Responsive Joomla Templates with gallery and blog, Magento and Open Cart templates for your image store, Stretched Flash CMS themes, XML Flash templates which are easy to edit, JavaScript Animated CSS templates and more. Add your photos, captions, bio and you’re ready to wow the world!

Best Responsive Website Templates

Best Responsive Website Templates

Here is a collection of the best responsive templates of 2012. The templates include four major layout options which are desktop screen width, tablet screen, smartphone and cell phone.

Inspiring Collection of Hand Drawn Website Designs

Inspiring Collection of Hand Drawn Website Designs

Hand drawn website designing is among the latest designing trends. Hand drawn designs carry a personal touch and definitely leave a lasting impression on their visitors. This is being practiced in lot of web designers, illustrators and portfolio sites nowadays as it reflects individual style. That’s why we are featuring today a gorgeous collection of hand drawn website designs for your inspiration.

Wow Your Clients With Multi-Display Mock-Ups

Showcase of Web Design Mock-Ups

Showcase your website design layouts or web apps on pixel-perfect laptops, tablets and mobiles to wow your clients and customers. These creative and innovative mock-ups are designed to show your Web or App screenshot in an elegant, attractive & unique way.

20 Most Creative 404 Error Pages For Inspiration

20 Most Creative 404 Error Pages For Inspiration

While designing a website, an important element is designing a 404 error page. 404 error pages are those, which visitors get when they try to reach a web page or file on your site that is missing or non-existent. These pages should be designed creatively, complimenting your site and should contain all the useful information to help visitors. Here we are featuring 20 most creative and helpful 404 error pages. We hope it would be a source of inspiration for you while customizing your own 404 error pages.

Benefits and drawbacks of Flash web design

Flash is a powerful tool that adds a fillip to website design, if used judiciously. But before you use it, consider the Whys and Why Nots of Flash web design. Pros Interactive movies, animation and menus are possible Flash animation …