Hero Videos or Text Only

Hero Videos or Text Only

“A picture is worth a thousand words” they say. That would be true for 2019, but thanks to high-speed Internet connections, static hero images are gone. Instead, high-quality videos that create a movie-like experience are now  an excellent way of greeting, engaging...
3D Elements in Graphics Design

3D Elements in Graphics Design

Probably one of the most enticing web and graphics design trends is entering on big doors thanks to massive technological advancements in recent years. 3D elements are fun, engaging, and tend to keep visitors longer on the website. Depth adds to the sense of realism,...
Better Animations using GIF

Better Animations using GIF

I think it’s safe to say that reaction GIFs (Graphics interchange Format) are used so frequently, they have just become part of the way we communicate. But because they are used so much, these types of GIFs have lost some of their original punch. Some of the most...
Moderate Landing Pages

Moderate Landing Pages

Most of the other trends in this article have been reactions to popular design trends of the past. With muted colors becoming popular after vivid colors dominated, and abstract illustrations replacing the realistic icons. However, I think that the shift to somewhat...
Original, Gloomy, & Neutral Stock Photos

Original, Gloomy, & Neutral Stock Photos

A few years back, bright, bold and colorful stock images become extremely popular. /Graphics Designers were cranking up the saturation or boosting colors, and the photos didn’t even look real. But once color trends start to shift, stock photo trends are pretty quick...
Simple but Heavy font in Graphics Design

Simple but Heavy font in Graphics Design

Over the past few years, I have been seeing minimalist and handwritten fonts lose a lot of their popularity. Especially with large brands. This shouldn’t be a huge surprise to people who have been paying attention to the design world lately. Last year I predicted...
Abstract and Dreamy Illustrations

Abstract and Dreamy Illustrations

One of the best things about using illustrations is that no other company is going to be able to copy them exactly. Casper was one of the first big companies to embrace this trend, and they have stuck with it ever since: These examples from Asana are definitely going...