Web designers are mercurial lot! They love to experiment and therefore, keep setting new trends in design. Here are 5 of the latest website design trends for the year 2009. Embossing Letterpress – A highly unexpected website design trend, letterpress or pressed letter is a technique that hasn’t been in use for quite a while now. However, the re-emergence of this trend indicates a revival.
Vintage web designs popped out of the woodwork in 2007. Some will claim that they’ve been around longer than that, but the influx of retro web design happened three years ago, with blog templates using flower power themes, rainbows, and afro-haired cartoon characters in bright shirts and bell bottom pants. The retro trend was cute and it caught on quite fast.