Category Archives Web Inspiration

Web Inspiration Archives

Looking for some web design inspiration? In this extensive category you will find galleries and articles, covering all web design styles, that aim to inspire.

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50 Web Sites Washed-Out Color Schemes

Lately we have see a lot of sites adopting bold and brightish colors, other sites have been taking a minimal approach by subtly using black and white and, especially in recent months, we have seen an explosion of sites using flat colors. But there has been very virtually no mention of the rapid rise in popularity of pastel colors or,…

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30 Clean Web Design Agency Homepages

Over the years (as you can see from 2008 and 2010) design agencies have consistently produced clean and spacious homepages using a simple tried and tested formula: Large logo, a simple medium-sized tagline, main section used for showcasing some of their best work and finally listing some basic contact information in the footer. It is a very simple formula, but…

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Creative Depth in Web Design

Breathing life into digital design can be a tough call. A flat surface will always command less attention compared to the one that creates a 3D-feel. Adding depth to a flat page is a way to combat this. It creates a sense of realism and immediately adds interest. It’s also a helpful technique to emphasize particular elements within the page,…

30 Beautiful Sketch and Hand-Drawn Style Websites for Inspiration

Nothing says authenticity like hand-drawn. This is true for heartfelt letters to family, shop signs that want to give a homey feel, and it’s also true in web design. In fact, hand drawn elements have become popular on the web lately. They can give a site that unique and personalized feeling everyone envisions when setting out. In this article, we…

40 Examples of Brilliant Responsive Website Layouts

Responsive web design become a very popular trend in 2011. It’s likely something we’ll see continuing well into 2012 as designers are beginning to support a myriad of mobile devices. Building layouts for the web can be tough, but inspiration is a huge factor. In this gallery I’ve collected 40+ amazing responsive website layouts. These designs are built to support…

A Showcase of Typography in Web Design

Functional typography in web design is, of course, key to usability. But functional does not have to mean boring. Big, loud and attention grabbing typography does have the presence and magnificence to truly grab the attention of your visitors. It does not quite shout at your readers, it merely says with a slightly harder-overtone ‘Look at ME!’. Its effect can…