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No Color Allowed: 30 Great Black and White Websites

Article by Awwwards in Web Design -

A few weeks ago we talked about colorful websites. This time we are leaving the color aside to center on monochromatic web designs in black and white. The combination of black and white offers the maximum contrast possible because they come from opposite ends of the color spectrum. Black and white websites are classical, strong and powerful, but most of all this color combination is the epitome of elegance. Black and white is a timeless combination, it always works and never goes out of fashion.

Although black and white is a risk-free combination to choose that ensures a design will look clean, cutting out the color forces a designer to rely on other elements in their web designs such as typography, layout or grid to catch the viewers' attention. We are the first ones that love to see and play with colors in web design, but we cannot deny the attractiveness of a well-designed black and white website. In this post we showcase 30 of the best black and white web designs we found around the Internet. Check them out!