It’s no secret that WordPress is a popular CMS-based website platform today. In fact, at least 19% of websites in the Internet are powered by WordPress and that number will just grow this 2014.
WordPress website trends constantly changed for the last 10 years. This year, it will be an entirely new ballgame. Below are some of the hottest WordPress trends that we will see.
Speed will be crucial when it comes to website loading times. Meanwhile, design will be about the simplicity to navigate these websites while maintaining an elegant and interesting design.
Add-ons like Typekit will let WordPress websites’ owners enhance their sites using distinctive fonts. No need to settle with Arial, Times New Roman, or Comic Sans when you can go for custom fonts.
Fancy design elements like gradients and shadow will go out. Expect to see the wide use of colors to make website designs pop. It’s all about “clean and simple layouts with strategic color placement.” Many will opt for sleek, modern designs in their WordPress templates and custom websites.
With more people relying on their smartphones and other mobile gadgets to browse, we are beginning to see more single page websites. These simple and elegant websites already have all the main content in just one page.
These are some of the things you need to watch out for. Surely, we will see more out of WordPress.
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