Are you ready to start 2023 with a fresh new website or custom application for your business? A new year brings new and exciting trends and innovations to watch out for in the world of web development. Here are three trends to take note of if website development is in store for you this year!
Standardization of Dark Mode
With the offering of dark mode continuing to gain popularity, it seems this feature is simply becoming a standard option when it comes to websites and apps. Being easier on the eyes and also battery life, it’s no surprise why more and more people are switching to dark mode. Website development experts are taking note and are including the built in feature that allows users to easily toggle between modes.
According to an analysis by Grand View Research, virtual assistants such as Alexa and Siri showed unprecedented market growth in 2019 and are forecasted to continue to grow rapidly. In addition to our increasing usage of smart phones, things like smart homes and Internet of Things (IoT) devices also continue to grow in popularity so it is no surprise that voice search continues to stay relevant. Companies will want to optimize this feature for their products as consumer trends show that voice search only continues to be on the rise.
Making sure your website or application is accessible to all is a must. Developers can ensure to be inclusive to all users by taking into consideration specific needs of users and eliminating the barriers that might stop a user from accessing a website or using all functionalities of an application. Accessibility is not just a trend, it should be the standard for website development. So be sure to consider accessibility from a user experience perspective and build accessibility into your design from the start to ensure inclusivity.
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