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.
Designing a website is not the same thing as designing for print. When the web was developed, it was meant to be a purely text medium and it stayed that way until the mid-1990s. However, designers have been pushing for some graphic potential to make it more interesting and engaging. Although designing for web is now a reality, it is not the same as designing for print – it’s vastly different. While print designers are given absolute control over weight, […]