Collage-like visuals are making a splash this year, helping to set online content apart and communicate complicated or abstract concepts. Overlapping photography with shapes, graphics, typography, and patterns in a creative mash-up to add depth and meaning to a visual.

Collage: a creative work that resembles such a composition in incorporating various materials or elements.

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Stand out

Content is becoming more visual by the day. Marketers understand the importance of visuals in content, it is therefore becoming tougher to stand out. On average, more than 2 million posts go live every day that’s a lot of competition!

Convey complex Ideas

The collage-like trend is a great way for businesses such as tech or finance to convey abstract products or ideas. It can also add style and charm to fashion brands and has always been popular in magazine design.