The use of a laughing characters creates a sweet welcome for visitors and it also expresses, or simply introduces, the main mission of the website. Below you can see some examples.
It’s interested also the use of characters from animal world to create a friendly web site brand.
“Microcosm” in a Web Site
Many designers love to show a piece of original (cartoon) mini-world that they create to emphasize the website message. These illustrations are good to finalize the footer or to create an impressive header. But there is also some pretty surprise…
The Right Background
An opportune background in this kind of web site is essential, at least for two main reasons: to give the right context at the illustration and to make a good back-image for the layout elements and so to structure a readable contents. In some cases the illustrative power of the design is in background image.
We can see some solutions in the following image.
The use of big typography is a frequent trend in modern web design. In many websites of this list (especially when the design is for portfolio, agency and company sites) we’ll notice big font size of design elements to communicate the principal message of the website.
In some other examples of this list there is a “normal” use of typography, but always to make a clear and direct message in a clean web design.
A spontaneous smile always works.
Examples Of Illustrative Web Designs (Interesting Stuff!!)
01. Capstone Kids
03. Arun Pattnaik
06. Open Atrium
08. Branded 07
09. Old Loft