To gauge where the profession is now heading as a result, Editor X – the advanced website creation platform for designers and agencies – recently published an interactive report, which highlights the most prominent web design trends to emerge in the wake of Covid-19.
But what do these trends look like in practice? For this article, we’ve teamed up with Editor X to pinpoint specifics websites that reflect these and other emerging trends, all made from the website creation platform. We hope they’ll inspire your own projects in 2021 and beyond.
1. The Hope by Design trend: Jin Xia
In the last 12 months, the world has needed as much optimism as it could get. And so web designers have been stepping up with positive, colourful and upbeat work that helps lift people’s spirits. Not surprising, then, that ‘Hope by Design’ is one of the biggest themes in Editor X’s recent trend report.
For a great example of the trend, check out the portfolio site of Jin Xia, a passionate illustrator with experience in web design who’s currently studying an MFA degree at Maryland Institute College of Art.