Why is flat design so popular?
What do Windows and Android OS have in common? If you are using an Android smartphone, a PC or a smartphone on Windows 8, 8.1 or 10, and if you have an eye for detail, then you have probably noticed by now a particular style of their OS. These user interfaces (UI) have actually been built based on the principles of flat design.
Flat design has become largely popular in the past five years or so, so much that today it spread from our phones and computers to icons and logos and posters and all kinds of graphics. If you believe you still do not know much about flat design– what it is, where it originates from, and what the future of this design trend will be like – we suggest to keep reading our beginner’s guide to flat UI design.