Here you will find a list of what I consider to be the top non Flash websites I have seen recently. For those of you who want to stay away from Flashy websites, this is for you. These sites of various genres and looks are included in t his list because they all share similar traits – interesting, eye catching and a great attention to detail. Enjoy the list, and of course, I always look forward to your feedback.
Matt Salik – Freelance Designer
Fun Illustrations, great use of color and easy navigation make this a great example for freelance designers
Great E-commerce website, fun and hip. Captures the essense of their market. Easy to find what you are looking for. Crisp and clean pictures. Not the standard drab eCommerce website. And my sister loves their clothes.
Clean, crisp and great pictures. This zoo website is not a bear to go through. Minimalistic without being boring, I’d gopher this style any day of the week.
Hip, interesting and great artistic flair. Good use of blending illustrations and photography.
Utah Travel Website
Great use of textures, colors and images. This site packs alot of information without being overwhelming. Very cool navigation as well
Washtenaw Community College
Great use of conservative colors in a non conservative way. Illustrations bring the pages to life and most of all, its easy to navigation and find the information you are looking for. Inside pages follow through with clean layout and great headers to help give this site an A in my book.
Great photorealistic renderings give this site an interesting look
Fun, quirky and very European in style. Illustrations and bold use of color make this site a real head turner. Single page layout is done very well and makes the site more appealing instead of annoying.
Ohio State Stone Laboratory
Great use of earth tone colors and background effects make this website pop. Easy navigation and great images
Great blog design, good colors and fun header help set it apart from much of the crowd
Cutting edge design, great use of color and unique layout. Makes you want to hire a toucan for your next party.
Active Ride Shop
Industrial design and subtle textures. Clean, easy to navigate. It doesn’t wow you with its design. But when it comes to precision and mechanics, it does everything right.
A bright design that uses great colors. Use of white space on the inside helps give the site the modern lines it is going after
Edgy and earthy, this one page site packs a punch
Fresh, tranquil colors and great product images make this an E-commerce site to envy. With the large navigation, this site is easy to use and a pleasure to look at.