The Best Website Design Ideas (PICTURES): The COOLEST Black And White Websites Ever

These gorgeous, black-and-white websites are proof that sometimes, less is more.

Although short on color, they're chock full of imagination, interactivity, playfulness, and hidden surprises: scrolling over a word makes it morph into a string of terms, clicking lets you create a one-person band, and mousing over characters makes them come alive.

See them below, then check out our picks for the most innovative website designs ever.