Web and app design trends 2015

Posted by Jo Cameron on 30 Jan, 2015
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The latest website and app design trends with examples to get you inspired.

Last week we looked back at the last 25 years of searching and SEOSo this week it seems fitting to look forward at the latest design trends to help inspire your site update or a new project you may be working on, many thanks to Coastalrepro.com for this great infographic.

I've included the links from the infographic below for your reference.

Some of these links do have music so plug in those headphones or mute your speakers!

1. Huge and beautiful images

fiftythree.com/book
wearemammoth.com
dodocase.com

2. Semi-flat design

google.com/design/spec/material-design

3. Rich content experiences

nytimes.com/snow-fall
magazine.rolexawards.com/laureate/arthur-zang

4. Better typography

rsq.com
jesuisunicq.com (wow! This flashing intro will get the blood pumping!)
nbthieves.com

5. Magical realism

magicleap.com

6. Hand drawn illustrations

alistapart.com
basecamp.com

7. Background video

airbnb.com
rosewaterfilm.com/courage
maerskfleet.com (I couldn't find the video on this site, it's now being redirected to http://www.maersk.com/en/hardware/fleet

8. Cinemagraphs

cinemagraphs.com
http://www.theguardian.com/world/interactive/2013/may/26/firestorm-bushfire-dunalley-holmes-family

Once again many thanks to Coastalrepro.com for this great graphic.

 

So how does this compare with design trends of the past? Well, to give you an idea of how far web design trends have come in 3 years we have updated this landing page post from our Wordtracker Academy.

What do you think of the latest design trends? Do let us know what you're planning to do to update your site this year.

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