How to make a footer site footer: design options, why you need it, tips
Developers often overlook the fact that the footer for the site (translated from English footer / basement) is one of its basic elements. It can give more complete information about…

Continue reading →

Top 10: a selection of sites with a parallax effect
Especially for those who still do not know what it is, we will briefly describe this effect, which has already begun to gain momentum intensively and is becoming increasingly popular…

Continue reading →

Web design illustrations are the best examples of use.
If you carefully study any selection of website designs on a particular topic, you will see one trend - illustrations are now in vogue. They are so widespread that we…

Continue reading →

Redesign of popular logos: from bulk to flat

It is no secret that flat design is now the most popular topic. On the Internet, it is becoming more and more common for us – websites are remade according to new rules, the color palette is limited, and all elements of realism are ruthlessly removed from all icons. We can say that the design becomes more airy, spacious and easy to read.

The same touched the logos. They, like other graphics, designers are trying to simplify as much as possible. Despite the fact that the flat design began to gain popularity relatively recently, some brands have already managed to update their symbolism. And some people managed to make it long before the first talk about flat design! And, apparently, not lost.

Let’s look at the images below to see how popular logos look in a volumetric and flat form. Here everyone can once again determine for himself which option he prefers – realistic, with detailed drawing or simple, without excesses.

Dropbox
Dropbox cloud storage used to have a logo with gradients (above). Now on the official site you can see a simplified, more concise version of the logo (below).
Dropbox logo

OneDrive (SkyDrive)
Microsoft hosting has changed not only the logo, but also its name. Previously, the service was called SkyDrive, but at the beginning of 2014, for some reason, it was necessary to rebrand, and SkyDrive turned into OneDrive. The two-cloud logo has been simplified as much as possible.
OneDrive logo

Livejournal
The LiveJournal online diaries platform had a rather uncomplicated logo before, but along with the redesign of the whole site, an updated logo appeared that was even simpler and more modern, but at the same time easily recognizable.
LiveJournal logo

Pepsi
A good way to find out which design option is closer to you is to look at the two Pepsi logos. What is old, that the new version looks stylish in its own way, but which of these two logos would you prefer?
Pepsi logo

Python
The Python language logo, resembling the shape of two snakes, as well as the plus sign, is very easy to turn into a flat one – just remove the gradient that underlines the bulkiness of the figure. The font used in the logo is called Flux Regular.
Python logo

Joomla!
On sites dedicated to CMS Joomla, currently used two versions of the logo – three-dimensional and flat.
Joomla logo

WordPress
On the Internet you can find many variations of the WordPress logo. On the official website, the logo is available in several colors, but always in a flat form. You can add volume, although in this case, perhaps, the logo is more suitable for cars, and not for CMS.
WordPress Logo

Safari
The Safari compass, very detailed and carefully traced, was replaced by a dial, in which the compass can be recognized only by its characteristic hands. However, we must pay tribute to the artists – the new icon looks stylish and modern.
Logo safari

Firefox
Changes in the Firefox logo can be overlooked with the naked eye, especially on small icons. However, the latest version of it still differs from the previous ones – the contrast and gradient is reduced, the fox’s tail is slightly redrawn and other small details are corrected.
Firefox logo

Chrome
Here, everything is clear and without comment – if the earlier logo is almost like a material thing, then the new one is created in full accordance with the modern fashion.

HTML5 - a new trend in programming
There are three cornerstones of creating sites. HTML is responsible for the structure of the pages, CSS for their design, JavaScript for interactivity. All of these technologies, except the first,…

...

How to create a site development plan?
Our many years of experience shows that having a site creation plan significantly reduces the time required to implement, test and launch a project. This allows you to optimize the…

...

7 popular typography trends in web site design
Typography is the style, location and appearance of printed letters / texts on a page. Currently, it has already become an integral element of web design. A lot of interesting…

...

Minimalistic design of taxis - 7 advantages and main features of the style
If you want to create a website, the main rule to follow is not to overdo it. The so-called minimalistic design has been helping this web designers for years. He…

...