Big Header – The Power of beautiful web design – Showcase of the best 20

written by aext on October 21, 2009 in Showcases with 64 comments

The first look of web design, of course, is the header. Your website header is the most important part in your design. You can see around the web, most of designers always spend more time to make up their header (not their hair !!!). The more beautiful your web design header is, the more attractive your web site in your visitors look.

In this showcase, you will see how 20 the best websites design their header with a big head. Furthermore, you will understand why they are the best.

Sunrise Design

Sunrise Design

Why?: The big head with grunge background is awesome. One more thing is attractive is the fog animation.

Creativa Unlimited

Creativa Unlimited

Why?: There are a lot of hand made embroidered fabrics in the background. Good combining colors and messing up the stuffs.

Bug Interactive

Bug Interactive

Why?: Widescreen city background with nice cloud. That is simple and lightly. This header is flexible.

Clark Studios

Clark Studios

Why?: It is a cute cartoon background and good drawing. The menu in the header is dark, so it sets off the header background.

GetMeFast

GetMeFast

Why?: Awesome cartoon drawing. However, this website’s designer should re-design their website body. Furthermore, the menu and the tooltips are not mixed with the header, but it is really awesome cartoon header.

Spoon Graphics

Spoon Graphic

Why?: Chris Spooner designed a lot of awesome works, and his homepage is one of them. This header describes clearly his works.

Envato

Envato

Why?: Everyone has decided that Evato design rocks and totally mind blowing.

Alexandra Tong Blog

Alexandra Tong Blog

Why?: This one is not good to describe yourself but really attractive with beautiful beach background and cool animation background.

Ten 24 Media

Ten 24 Media

Why?: Simple with the big head but it is nice idea for the image. It should be changed the text because it’s good for typography, but this one did not do well.

Veboo Labs

Veboo Labs

Why?: Very clearly about their work and awesome vector drawing.

Work Awesome

WorkAwesome

Why?: The logo is simple but very nice. There are a lot of stuffs for web designers here. The most interesting thing is the keyboard with Evato brand name.

Michael Coyle Blog

Michaelcoyle

Why?: Great illustration. It make visitors feel friendly and very elegant.

All For Design

All For Design

Why?: The logo is strong. The colors in background were dissected very interesting. It is a nice idea.

You Love Us

You Love Us Web Design

Why?: It was designed with a sexy background like Mac style. Awesome animated background. Don’t forget to check its footer too.

Design-Studio Simple.Art

Design-Studio Simple.Art

Why?: It looks similar to Work Awesome about the idea. It is a modern style with nice jQuery implement.

Scandinavian

Scandinavian

Why?: Colorful background and cool typography.

Julian Diego Velasco

Juan Diego Valasco

Why?: Cool wood fence, beautiful coloration, and the good idea.

Lebloe

Lebloe.com

Why?: Most of visitors love colorful design. And this one is one of the bests with cool blending background.

DivVoted

DivVoted

Why?: It is a beautiful cloud with cute flying objects.

Blogmetender

Blogmetender

Why?: Cool widescreen cloud background with pencil drawing objects.

What do you think?


That’s all of the best in some evaluations, but it maybe weird in your opinion. Why don’t you tell us about yours thinking. What is the best big header style of a website?