When it comes to app design, 2015 is the Year of the Card.
Screen-size cards are everywhere, from websites to native apps and are designed to look like their physical counterparts. It’s an easy way for you to shuffle through a series of digital containers with the flick of a thumb.
Regardless of how you feel about the concept, cards are here to stay. Frankly, cards are a style that seems just made for apps. There are so many apps using cards nowadays, that you almost don’t even think about it.
Let’s do a little experiment. Pick up your phone. Open the first 10 apps you see. How many feature cards?
Now that we’ve established how cards dominate mobile design, let’s dive into how you actually use them.