4. Thumb Scrolling
Thumb-scrolling has become extremely popular, especially as the online experience is dominated by mobile devices. It’s important that your website is mobile-friendly and ‘thumb scroll’ ready. WordPress themes accommodate these popular features.
5. Voice Search
Voice search is incredibly important for website accessibility. It also offers powerful potential to ecommerce businesses, as many smartphone users browse using voice search. WordPress offers voice search plug-ins to support websites and WooCommerce, its ecommerce plug-in.
6. Augmented Reality (AR) & Virtual Reality (VR)
This WordPress trend emerged during the pandemic and its popularity continues to grow, especially in the ecommerce space. Overlaying electronic information onto real life enhances customer experience. As well as assisting retail businesses, WordPress websites using AR/VR offer great potential for the tourism, leisure and event-based sectors.