Thematic Design: A Web Trend That Keeps Coming Back

Sure, the web world has gone nuts with flat design via flat, solid colors. These designs are typically devoid of decoration and extra bits; and they are definitely void of any type of theme that might cloud the perfect, minimalistic bliss.

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But I think this extreme minimalism actually paves the way for the next trend – the resurgence of thematic web design. Let’s face it: all those flat UI’s start to look pretty same-e-same as they say. And what better way to stand out than with an over the top, fun-loving space theme! Frankly, istrategy labs portfolio review site feels like a breath of fresh air.

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