With technology constantly evolving it is amazing how much web design has changed, particularly over the last five years. Previously the trend was to focus on media capabilities, currently it is all about usability and the viewer experience.
It is not easy to predict trends for an industry that changing with the blink of an eye. You never know what is going to be in and what is going to out from the trend list by the time 2013 arrives. These trends have been around for a while already, however, I expect them to become extremely popular and more user friendly next year.
Full Page Backgrounds
Backgrounds are usually the area on a website that goes unnoticed. A new trend for websites is having the background as the most significant part of the design.
Responsive Web Designs
Responsive web designing ensures websites fit on all resolution screens from large monitors to mobile phones. Websites rearrange their elements to look good, regardless of which size you are using making the website always work.