Upcoming and OnGoing Web Design Trends of 2010

Trend is a set of rules we somehow follow, not as something we designers obey. It is more like a guidance to help us set new ideas whenever we create a design. In the web design industry, we realized that the trend changes rapidly. Not only to accomplish the aesthetically feel, the user interface plays another great role as well.

They include:

  • Huge headline and images
  • Customized typography
  • Print design influence
  • CSS3 & HTML5 capabilities
  • More visual effects
  • Mobile compatibile design
  • Single page layout
  • Minimalist and creative
  • Multi column / grid system
  • Custom illustrations and clean icons
  • Social media is a must
  • Introduction
  • Modal boxes / light boxes

via Upcoming and OnGoing Web Design Trends of 2010.