Web design is cleaning up the look of the Internet in 2011. Aesthetically, web designs are cleaner, sleeker, and over all less cluttered. Look at websites like Apple, Tumblr, and even Facebook (notice how they have cleaned up all the extra boxes?).
Why is this the case? Aside from the modern and streamline feel of this “less mess” sites, they also translate better onto mobile devices.
Here’s a nice list of awesome web designs … peruse them. More trends to come.