Trends are great. They're a shot in the arm, bringing new energy to that project you're starting, giving you something new to sell to a client and task a risk with.
All that glitters is not gold, however, and many trends don't hold up over the long term.
The hardest thing then is to identify the trends with staying power, think bigger and stick with changes which will age well.
Not sure how do pick a winner? Here's 6 options to get you started
Web design thrives on two things: innovation and imitation. Unfortunately, there's often a lot more of the latter. We all like to seize upon the latest trends, use them until they’re ubiquitous, and then look desperately for the next big thing. Think about sliders. They were all the rage a couple years ago. Today, they feel dated. What to do? Stop chasing microtrends, and start looking at the big picture. Here, we've isolated six web design ideas that are here to stay.