Experts Weigh In: Is Flat Design Making The Web Boring?

Flat design is everywhere: from your neighbor’s blog to your grocery store’s website. The trend rejects real life textures and flashy animations, and instead, we get simple shapes, colors, and a distinctly ‘digital’ look. But in a world where web designers are capable of much more complex design, is this simplicity trend simply boring? We asked experts from across the globe what they think and their opinions are definitely split: Jesse Smith, UX Designer in Residence, General Assembly Flat design is not inherently boring, even if it feels that way right now, it’s honestly something worse. When smartphones first took (Read more...)