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2017 Web Design Trends

design | inspiration | trends | web design by Shannon Noack on January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Happy New Year! A new year brings a new set of trends in the ever-changing web design world. Each year we see trends rise and fall in popularity and are largely dictated by changing technology and how we use it. Mobile usage has been steadily on the rise, and the web has changed greatly because of it. We’ve seen responsive design grow because of the growing amount of mobile users as well as a…

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The Best of Snoack Studios Blog From 2016

fun | inspiration | Snoack Studios news by Shannon Noack on December 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

2017 is almost here! At the end of each year we like to gather together our best posts in one great collection. WordPress is always a big topic on our blog with lots of tips and resources, and security is becoming a big topic as well – be sure to check out those posts to make sure you stay on top of security concerns for your own website. We also talk about design…

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Business Stationary That Inspires

business | design | inspiration | marketing by Shannon Noack on November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Business stationary doesn’t have to be boring – it can be beautiful AND functional at the same time. It definitely needs to serve a purpose and allow you to write and send letters and documents and be legible, but it can also leave a lasting impression with its recipient as well. We’ve gathered together a collection of creative, bold, classic, and stunning stationary examples that stand out and make their business look exceptional….

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Vibrant Websites With Video Backgrounds

design | inspiration | trends | web design by Shannon Noack on March 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Video backgrounds are an increasing trend that we’re seeing in more and more websites, giving the user a more vibrant and rich experience. People like to see motion and movement in websites, giving them something something to look at and more to experience on the site. Using a video as a background is a great opportunity to provide movement with meaningful content that the user can appreciate and enjoy. Some videos use…

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Beautiful Business Card Inspiration

business | design | inspiration | marketing by Shannon Noack on February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

A business card is one of the most important marketing materials for a small business and should be something that stands out and makes a statement about who you are as a company. Thick, quality paper with an eye-catching design versus cheap paper and a plain design make a very different statement – which one should represent your company when you’re meeting new people and trying to make the best first impression? Check out these awesome…

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2016 Web Design Trends

design | inspiration | trends | web design by Shannon Noack on January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Each year we like to make some predictions on what the trends will be in web design for the coming year. Many of these trends have emerged in previous years, but will be much more prevalent this year. With increased mobile browsing comes the need to adapt websites to a user on the go that has a short attention span and a need for information quickly. Bold text, large photos, more icons,…

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Big, Beautiful Background Photo Websites

design | inspiration | web design by Shannon Noack on October 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Many sites lately are using large responsive backgrounds filled with an eye-catching photo that gives users a stunning first view of their site when they visit. We love this trend and gathered together a collection of great websites that have an eye-catching mix of excellent photography, responsive design, and a great big, beautiful look. Check out the collection in our post today and feel free to add your own favorites in the…

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Circular Logo Design Inspiration

design | inspiration | logos by Shannon Noack on August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Circular logo design is a common trend you’ll see although it certainly isn’t anything new in the world of branding. It’s a great way to contain an image within the logo, the whole logo itself, or to create a symbol that can be used all on its own outside of the logo. It can be used in a variety of different ways for logo design, so we’ve gathered together a collection of great…

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Trending: Big, Bold, Amazing Headlines

design | inspiration | trends | web design by Shannon Noack on April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Large headlines have been trendy for some time now and it’s a style that isn’t showing any signs of slowing down! Large text grabs your attention, tells you it’s truly important, and makes a real impact. It also adds a graphic element to the site that’s clean, crisp, and modern (or depending on the font choice it can add any type of characteristic you’re looking for!). Choose a handwritten font for a more playful…

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Illustration Inspiration

design | inspiration | trends | web design by Shannon Noack on February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Illustration in website design is very trendy these days! It goes hand in hand with the flat design trend going on right now, utilizing vector and icon artwork to convey imagery, ideas, and give a nice illustrative quality to the design. We’ve gathered together a collection of websites that do a great job using illustration in their website design, either as a major component of the design, through the use of icons, backgrounds, or…

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