Radial elements is one of popular trend in web design in the end of 2007. Some of you may asked:

What is Radial Elements?

Radial is a attention stripe where its draw a more consistent attention from visitors. It will focusing in a more appealing area where radial is appear. This is a great way to present a more important intro or headline for your site so when a visitor visit your site, the first thing he/she will watch will be the attention grab radial

Here are couple of well used radial element site

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A radial header from lighttherapy.org.uk

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Dark and light radial from incredible box

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inner radial from burenttdairy.com

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layered radial from webstock.org.nz

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High texture background radial from theshaun.com

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exception hidden radial from thingpen designs

Some conclusion

Radial element may seems unsufficients or uneccesary for some but the elements are great in design aspect for a full attention grab from each visits. The radial elements definately taking it place in current web trend, if you would like to know how to design yourself a radial elements, you can follow my little tutorial here on how to design a simple radial based header.

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