2018 Web Design Trends9 min read

2018 has arrived! We surveyed the BuildThis office to find out what web design trends are predicted for the year ahead. Let’s see who might be right.

Collin Osgood, Senior Web Developer

  • freeform typography 
  • page transition animations
  • less templated page layouts 

Mike Besenhofer, Web Developer

  • asymmetric layout
  • animated layers
  • gradients
  • contrasting typography

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Kathleen Reilly, Head of Business Development

  • GIFS

Charles Watson, Web and Graphic Designer

  • broken grid layouts

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Hallie Hinkhouse, Head of Operations

  • sans serif fonts

Paige Guinta, Digital Marketing Coordinator

  • custom illustrations

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Brian Dixon, Web and Graphic Designer

  • more unique and engaging photography
  • larger fonts and bolder colors

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By |2018-08-16T14:15:58+00:00January 4th, 2018|Articles, Design|

About the Author:

Paige Guinta is a Digital Marketer at BuildThis Chicago. She spends most of her time helping people like you understand what your web developer is actually talking about through easy to read blogs and content. Contact Paige.