I really like the way Wikipedia defines web design: “Web design is a broad term used to encompass the way that content is delivered to an end-user through the World Wide Web…”. And we have to say that web design is really all about the way you deliver content, so taking good care of shaping your website is something that’s very important. Websites are pretty much based on grids and columns, where geometrical forms are the main elements. Here we will show you some examples of how circles, squares, rectangles and triangles are used to better create beautiful and inspiring websites.
Circles as a big logo getting all the attention to the studio’s name.
Big circles thumbs to show you a bit of Jarad’s work.
The logo is a circle and the same circular idea was used in the top left side of the header to draw attention to the artist’s bio.
Nice circular bubble drawing the attention to the “we’re hiring” part of the site.
Beautiful circular elements all over the page. From foreground and background to navigation buttons.
Starting here, circular navigations buttons will help you browse their whole content.
Two squares framing the main content.
Beautiful squared portfolio. Each square guests darker when you hover them.
Another good example of squared thumbs to organize content.
A big background image that changes as you go and squared thumbnails to showcase the agency’s latest work.
Several rectangles as thumbnails beautifully colored and designed that help you navigate the website.
Different sided rectangles dispose the content in nice illustrated/images thumbs.
Big framed rectangle showing a nice image, getting the main attention of the page.
Rectangles to organize and display content.
Different sized rectangles to better organize content.
Combination of rectangle thumbnails and hover effect to organize the content and create a nice layout.
Elegant grid layout based on rectangle thumbnails.
Here we have a cool mix os shapes. Triangles, semi circles, circles and rectangles creating a nice and clean layout.
Circular logo and circular image navigation buttons contrasting with two main content squares.
A circle inside of a rectangle frame with circular navigation buttons. The content is also beautifully organized in rectangle thumbs.
Self explanatory 😉
Circles, squares and nice angled typography… this website is pure geometry.
Rectangles and squares to beautifully organize and display content.
Nice use of geometrical thumbs to show images of the book. Also using a big circled chart to show important info. The whole layout is really nice actually.
Circles, triangles and rectangles, there is pretty much going on here and the result is a really nice geometrical layout.