Eight WordPress Design Trend Predictions for 2015
The new year has settled in and people are finally getting into the groove of their new year resolutions. In the designing and developing world, designers could be discovering that their new year predictions are coming true while others are finding theirs slightly altered. We, however, are still standing strong next to our predictions. Here are eight WordPress Design trend predictions for 2015:
Ultra minimalism is going to be one of the important WordPress design trends this year. Minimalism ensures simplicity and adds to the overall appeal providing the best user-experience. Minimalism also offers a simple design with the focus on content making the website appear informative and user-friendly.
2. Enhanced Uploading Speed
HTML5 and CSS 3 are becoming must-have features in order to make your websites easily accessible. With the help of popular browsers like Google Chrome, Safari, Opera, and Internet Explorer, using HTML5 and CSS3 along with cross browser support will be a definite trend.
3. Fullscreen Video Background
Fullscreen video backgrounds are very efficient when it comes to using WordPress themes. Moving pictures can grab the user’s attention and make the overall design interactive. This is a trend that will gain more popularity throughout the year.
Responsiveness has become one of the most important features in designing. WordPress themes are now being designed in a much more responsive manner to enable users to access their desired website through mobile devices. Fully responsive websites ensure maximum accessibility.
5. Full-Width Background Images
Full-width background images give life to the overall design of a website. This year, designers will witness the change from page-width images to full-width background images, and users will be able to experience more from a website.
6. Use of Fonts: Typography
As more eye-catching fonts are created, the more opportunity designers have to create a successful web design. Striking, readable fonts will continue to be generated this year for designers.
7. Flat Design
Flat design ensures simplicity and focuses on the best experience for users while improving the upload speed of any website. It also adds to the overall appeal of your website.
8. Scrolling Over Clicking
With more people accessing their websites from their mobile devices, users will find that they would rather scroll than click through their content. This year, designers will take advantage of this aspect while creating or fine-tuning their websites.
What do you think of these predicted trends? Let us know in the comments below.