Dark website design is becoming a trend nowadays. More and more web designers choose dark backgrounds for their work. The idea of dark websites is the concept of a dark style of websites with mainly dark background colors or dark background images. Both of them mean a website that has black or dark colors on the background and light or contrasting colors on text and headings.

Dark sites can have two purposes:

  • To emphasize the content
  • To make the website style artistic or minimal

For each and every aspect of our lives, we come across numerous design websites that can be used to promote our individual goals. A professional and experienced designer will always take charge in the creation of a website design that is tailored to the client’s needs, style, and budget.

WordPress allows one to use the best features of WordPress while enabling the creation of a professional website. This also gives one the option of including a wide range of features that help to make one’s website look professional and impressive.

Greatives WordPress Themes provide easy-to-use options for website background color, section background colors and column background or text colors. Moreover, the latest Greatives themes include dark web design demos you can import and modify easily. You can discover some of these demos on the links below:

Below we will see a list of real-life dark websites created with Greatives themes.

1. Orlando Garcia website

Orlando Garcia Portfolio website is by a graphic design, web design, and branding agency in Mexico. It is created with Impeka.

The website design uses black background color with white text and headings combined ideally with the red logo of the brand. The black background is a great choice below videos and images full of colors.

2. Brody Wear Design

Brody Wear Design is a freelancer website of a graphic designer and illustrator who have chosen Movedo.

It is a website with 3D design colors in combination with texts on dark background. Many colorful sections were created with the Revolution Slider plugin which is bundled with the theme.

3. Karma Bodykit

Karma Bodykit is a website for a car bodykits company that shows auto world industry trends.

Also, this website uses Movedo and Elementor builder. Most sections have a black background or impressive background videos/images combined with white text.

4. Aan de Poel Restaurant

Aan de Poel restaurant has its own website created with Fildisi. This is a fine-dining restaurant located in Amstelveen, Netherlands that was awarded Michelin stars.

The website mostly has beautiful dark background images from the interior and dishes of the restaurant. Text and headings are mainly white. All pages use the Scrolling Full Screen Sections template which is a unique feature in greatives themes.

5. Cikloteka

Cikloteka is a bicycle repair and restoration service company located in Novi Sad, Serbia.

Content sections blend dark sections with sections on a light shade of orange (eggshell) background. Headings and icons also use this color. All six pages use the same style and colors.

Similarly, Cikloteka’s website uses Movedo.

6. Benjamin Mathe

Benjamin Mathe is a digital designer and lecturer. This website was created with Zuperla with a minimal style and the Advanced Hidden Menu of the theme.

The content contains both black and white background. The portfolio uses black background color and sections with long text have light background color or image.

In Conclusion

Above all, dark color websites are a great choice to focus on the design and bright colors on text or images. However, this web design style is not suitable for every website. Usually, business websites with long texts are more acceptable in light background colors.

First, web designers need to learn about the company they are designing for. They should then create a project that is appealing to the company and their customers.

Even if the designers choose dark, light, or colorful sections, the result should reach the project goals. The use of Greatives themes ensures that each website is unique and visually appealing.

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