First of all, for those who do not know, XHamster (also known as Hamster X ), is a website that has pornographic content and was founded in 2007, with headquarters in Limassol. Since then they have not stopped growing and in November 2015 they were already number 72 in the list of websites with the highest world ranking. With its more than 20 million active users, it overtook popular porn sites such as Pornhub and Xvideos. Is this just because of its content? Or does it also have a lot to do with the marketing and graphic design applied by the company?
One of the main characteristics of graphic design, and in particular digital art, has to do with the fact that what is called a graphic design trend, will evaporate as quickly as it has emerged in the sector. In other words, what is imposed is intended to be replaced in a very short time.
It can be said that what in recent years seems modern, will soon be seen as a totally outdated design strategy. Now, beyond the above, we are going to focus on what can be considered a trend at the moment.
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